James Preston Fitzgerald, 39, died July 23

On Thursday, July 23, James Preston Fitzgerald, husband, father, and son, made his heavenly home at the age of 39 years.

Jamie is survived by his wife, Tabitha, of 14 years; his children, Alex, Isaac and Christian, and his mother, Sandra Nadine Fitzgerald.  He was preceded in death by his sister, Shirley Nadine, and his father, James B. Fitzgerald.

Jamie was born on April 25, 1981, in Lexington. Jamie was employed by Everbrite LLC and a faithful member of New Life Fellowship COGOP. 

Jamie touched the lives of so many while here on earth and he will be deeply missed by his in-laws (Bryan and Sheila Pooley), nephews (Gage, Chase, Bentley, Jordan, Marshall, Mason, Barrett, Coy), nieces (Chasity, Allison, Madilynn, Alayna), brother- and sister-in- law, (Nathan and Sharon) sister-in-law and companion (Courtney Pooley and Justin Hartless) and extended family and friends. 

A celebration of life for the immediate family took place on Sunday, July 26, at the New Life Fellowship with Pastor Ray Burton officiating the service. 

In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to New Life Fellowship/Fitzgerald Memorial Fund, 2447 Magnolia Ave., Buena Vista 24416.

Arrangements were handled by Bolling, Grose, & Lotts Funeral Home and Cremation Services.