James Fainter Jr., 79, of Natural Bridge Station died Nov. 18


James Melvin “Jimmy” Fainter Jr., 79, of Natural Bridge Station passed away Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. 

Mr. Fainter was born Sept. 5, 1938, in Rockbridge County and was a son of the late James Melvin Fainter and Madeline Smith Fainter. In addition to his parents, Jimmy was preceded in death by his wife, Linda Campbell Fainter.

Jimmy was a member of the Short Hill Hunt Club for over 50 years and was retired from Hermitite.

Mr. Fainter is survived by his son, Greg Fainter and his wife Teresa of Natural Bridge Station, and his special grandchildren, Justin Fainter and his wife Kelly of Concord, N.C., Damion Beverly and Ashley Beverly of Natural Bridge Station; also two special great-granddaughters, Brooklyn Beverly and Chelsee Hogan; a special cousin, Nancy Landes of Glasgow; and a special hunting and fishing buddy, Robert Hickman.

Memorial services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 22, at Harrison Funeral Home by the Rev. Sheldon Sorrels, the Rev. Terry Bostic and W.A. Mills.  There will be no visitation. 

Memorial contributions may be made to Glasgow First Aid Crew, P.O. Box 421, Glasgow, VA 24555. 

Arrangements are by Harrison Funeral Home & Crematory.


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