July 30, 2003

James Buchanan


James Buchanan, age 73, of McDonough and formerly of Houston, Miss. died Monday, July 28, 2003, at Sunbridge Care Nursing Home in Riverdale.

He was a retired carpenter. His wife, Barbara Pumphrey Buchanan, preceded him in death.

Services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, July 31 at Houston Funeral Home, Houston, Miss. Interment will follow at Arbor Grove Cemetery in Houston. Pallbearers are Mike Peel, Hugh Johnson, Clyde Johnson, Joe Johnson, and Ronald Pumphrey.

Survivors include his daughters, Kathy Moryl of Hilton Head, S.C. and Lydia Sweatman of McDonough, Ga.; son, Jerry Buchanan of Ellenwood, Ga.; sister, Myrtle Johnson of Houlka, Miss.; six grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. today.

Houston Funeral Home, Houston, Miss. is in charge of arrangements. (662) 456-3411.