James Randall Thurman, 62, of Signal Mountain died in a Chattanooga hospital on Tuesday, August 28, 2012.
He was preceded in death by his father, William Ray Thurman; brother, Ted Thurman; and sister, Debbie Morrison.
Survivors include his wife, Judy Faye McPike Thurman; mother, Mildred Griffith; son, Gary Thurman; daughter, Melissa Crawford, all of Signal Mountain; sister, Linda Burnett; best friend, Billy Joe Sutherland Jr.; grandchildren, Brayton Thurman, Alexandria Crawford, Ryan Crawford, Canmarinna Walker and Ashland Skyles.
Memorial services were held Saturday, September 1 at his home on Signal Mountain.
An online guestbook is at www.ewtonfuneralhome.com.
Ewton Funeral Home of Dunlap was in charge of arrangements.