Mr. James Fredrick Pelling, 75, of Altha, FL, passed away Saturday, March 31, 2012, in Dothan, AL.
James was born on August 26, 1936, in Palatka, FL, and had lived in Altha since 1987, coming from Apopka, FL. He was a retired professional painter and was a member of Page Pond Assembly of God Church in Altha.
Survivors include his wife, Sheryl Pelling, of Altha; a son, James Robert Pelling, and his wife, Nancy Ann, of Defuniak Springs, FL; a daughter, Tonya Lynn Dilworth, and her husband, Quinn, of Houston, TX; a sister, Anastasia Hendrix, and her husband, Charles Andrew, of Altha; six grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, April 4, at 2 pm (CDT) at Page Pond Assembly of God Church with Reverend Carlton Baggett and Reverend Harold Daniels officiating. Interment will follow in the New Shiloh Cemetery near Altha. The family will receive friends Tuesday, April 3, from 6 until 8 pm (CDT) at Peavy Funeral Home.
All arrangements are under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 674-2266).