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1966 James 2023

James Frederick Cosby, Jr.

June 7, 1966 — November 23, 2023


James Frederick Cosby Jr., Sunrise June 7th 1966, Sunset November 23rd 2023.
He is the son of Mr. James Cosby Sr. (deceased ) and Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth, (deceased) and Wilhemenia Graves -Pope of Newark NJ.
James attended the Holy Trinity Catholic school and graduated from Orangeburg Wilkinson High School In Orangeburg SC. He was a member of the St. Paul Baptist Church of Orangeburg SC.
After graduation James enlisted in the United States Air Force and after leaving the Air Force James returned to his father’s hometown in Scarbro, West Virginia.
He is survived by his mother Mrs. Wilhelmenia Graves- Pope , brother Kenneth Pope ,
sister Kenya Pope, and adopted daughter Miss Crystal(Greg) Moore grandchildren
Craig Chisholm and Catherine Pack Along with Uncles, Aunts, Nephews, Cousins and
In keeping with James's wishes, he will be cremated and a memorial service will be from 4:00 PM-6:00PM Wednesday, December 13, 2023 at The Gathering 1005 Parkersburg, WV.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at
The family of James Cosby, Jr. is being cared for by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill.
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