James Virgil Moon, Sr., 73, of Jasper, Tn., died Friday, June 1, 2012.
He had worked as a commercial fisherman.
Mr. Moon was preceded in death by his mother, Grace Chance Moon Castle Lewis, father, John Moon, step-father, Kale Castle, brothers, Bobby, and Charles Moon and Edward Castle; sister, Eleanor Moon Britt; and a son, Jamie Moon.
He is survived by his sister, Mary Ramsey; brother, William Castle; sons, James V. Moon , Jr., Patrick (Tina) and Jerry Moon; step-son, Stanley Foster, all of Jasper; daughter, Evelyn Moon (Maston) Blevins, New Hope; six grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and two step-grandchildren; five nieces; and eight nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted from the funeral home chapel at 2 p.m. CDT Sunday, June 10, with Bro. Jerry Merciers officiating. Interment will follow in Sequatchie Valley Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be Ritchie Ramsey, Eddie Millraney, James Moon, Mickel Anderson, Raffe Wheeler and Jimmy Britt.
The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. unti 8 p.m. on Saturday, June 9 at the Tate Funeral Home who has charge of the arrangements.