James Thurman, 33
James Allen Thurman, 33, of Portsmouth, died Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2012, at Cabell Huntington Hospital in Huntington, W. Va.
James was born, June 23, 1979, the son of Otis Thurman and Martha Wallace Spencer. He was a self-employed contractor.
He was preceded in death by his father, Otis Thurman.
James is survived by his wife, Anna Burns Thurman; three children, Hannah Thurman, James Aden Thurman and James Logan Thurman; his mother, Martha Spencer of Portsmouth; two brothers, Otis Thurman of Portsmouth and Josh Thurman of West Portsmouth; and many nieces and nephews he loved dearly.
James was an amazing and wonderful dad, and he had a strong Christian faith.
Private services were held at the convenience of the family.