Walter Carl James Jr., 79 of Doniphan, Missouri passed away April 25, 2015 at his residence.

Mr. James was born September 12, 1935 at Neelyville, Missouri to the late Walter Carl James Sr. and Beulah Marie King. He was a carpenter and enjoyed Carpentry, fishing, watching baseball and working outside.

On June 30 1986 at Doniphan, Mo. he married  Linda Shelton in Doniphan, Mo. She survives.

Also surviving are His children, Carl James and wife Sharon of Hannibal, Mo., Leroy James and wife Terry of Doniphan, Mo.; Sisters, Laura Gerard of Hannibal, Missouri Diane Barr of Steelville, Mo., Brothers, William James of Potosí, Mo and Tommy James of New London, Mo.; Five grandchildren, Ken James and wife Amber , Melissa Morgan and husband Mike , Kevin James and wife Melissa, Byron James and wife Deana , Stephanie Morgans and husband Gabe; and nine great grandchildren Alex James, Keathen Morgan, Andrew James, AutymnJames, Kelden Morgan, Amaris Morgan, Carson James, Raelyn Morgans and Wyatt James also survive.

He was preceded in death by his parents as well as one daughter Marilyn Sue James, Sisters, Barbara Nolte and Dorothy Dodson and brothers, Roger and Authur James.

Visitation will be Tuesday April 28, 2015 beginning at 5 pm with the funeral Wednesday April 29, 2015 at 11 am in the Fowler-Sullivan Memorial Chapel of Neelyville, Mo. Burial will be in the Naylor Memorial Cemetery with Donnie Fowler and Rev. Ken James officiating