James Allen Mead 80 of Spotsylvania County went to be with his Lord and Savior Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at his home.
Mr. Mead was a member of Spotswood Baptist Church. He was a retired truck driver having worked for Virginia Tank Line and Hotchkiss Oil Company. He was preceded in death by his wife, Helen Mead and grandson Travis Meadows.
Survivors include his daughter, Lori Patterson and her husband, Frank of Spotsylvania; grandson Jordan Patterson of Spotsylvania; great granddaughter Trinity Meadows of Spotsylvania; and brother David Mead and wife Nancy of Spotsylvania.
A service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, September 1 at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg with Rev. Gene Willis officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens.
Memorials may be made to Gideons, P.O. Box 578 Spotsylvania, VA 22553 or to Spotswood Baptist Church, 4009 Lafayette Blvd., Fredericksburg, VA 22408.