BENTON — Roger Lee James, 70, of Benton died at 3:14 a.m. Sunday, May 5, 2013, at his home.
He was a member of Glendale Road Church of Christ and the retired owner of West Kentucky Burial Vault Company
He is survived by his wife, Ruth Ann Scott James; one son, Brian James of Hardin; his mother, Emma James of Murray; one sister, Wilma Woods of Murray; one brother, Estil James of Hazel; three grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his son, Roger Dwayne James Jr.; his father, Wilson James; and two brothers.
Graveside services will be 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 8, 2013, at Murray City Cemetery with John Dale officiating.
Friends may call from noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday at Blalock-Coleman & York Funeral Home.