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James William North

December 17, 1942 ~ December 29, 2023 (age 81) 81 Years Old
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James North Obituary

In profound sorrow we announce the earthly transition of Mr. James William North, 81, of Cottageville, South Carolina. A loving father, brother, and much more to those who knew him, his memories will forever be cherished in the hearts of his loving family. 


Mr. James William North, known as “JW”, a Veteran of the United States Army was the oldest son of the late Nathan and Janie North was born on December 17, 1942, and departed this life on Friday, December 29, 2023, at Colleton Medical Center in Walterboro, South Carolina.

James was a graduate of Colleton High School Class of 1962.  Upon graduation he moved to Long Island, New York.  In 1966, he was drafted in the United States Army, where he served his country for two years.  After being honorably discharged from the United States Army in 1968, James lived in New York until 1990 before finally relocating back to South Carolina.

Along with his parents he is preceded in death by a son, Baby Boy North; siblings, Edna Lingard, Malvenia Hamilton, Mary North and Baby Barbara Jean North.

James leaves to cherish his memories two sisters, Geneva Taylor and Carrie Robinson; one brother, Joe N.  (Alfreda) North; children, Jeffery, Dwayne (Renee), Jimmy, Lawanda, Nathan and Marco (Amalfi) all of Long Island, New York; four stepchildren, along with a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, relatives and friends.

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Public Visitation
January 4, 2024

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Koger's Mortuary Service
508 South Jefferies Blvd
Walterboro, SC 29488

Celebration of Life
January 5, 2024

11:00 AM
Koger's Mortuary Service
508 South Jefferies Blvd
Walterboro, SC 29488


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