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Booker T James Jr

April 11, 1961 ~ February 26, 2018 (age 56)

Booker T. James Jr. born April 11, 1961, in Citra, Florida to Booker T. James Sr. and the late Florine Lawton James.

Educated in Marion County and a graduate of Vanguard High School, Class of 1979. To all his classmates he is remembered for his basketball talents with the Vanguard basketball team.

He worked for Publix as a Produce Manager. He was self-determined and motivated individual.

He was preceded in death by his late mother Florine Lawton James, Maternal grandparents Lawrence and Minnie Lawton, Paternal grandparents Strickland and Allie-Mae James, Uncles: Jimmy Lawton (Eva), John Harris Jr. Tommy McElerath, Aunts: Elsie Wilkerson, and Lois Ward.

He leaves to cherish is memories his father:  Booker T. James Sr. (Derrian), three sisters: Bernadine Jackson, Sylvia James, and Tiwana James; two brothers: Ronnie James and Michael James: one Uncle Tommy Lawton (Alma), five aunts Juanita Harris, Laura Lawton, Mary McElerath, Lillian Dean (Ted), Karen James and a devoted niece Kendra James, and a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins, and sorrowing friends.     

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