Edna Ruth James


Edna Ruth James, 95, of North Vernon, died at 3:26 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015, at Jennings Healthcare Center.

Survivors include two sons, John James and Ronald James, both of North Vernon; a sister, Irene Ison of New Castle, Kentucky; six grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren; and great-great-grandchildren.

A funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Sawyer-Pickett Funeral & Cremation Service with the Rev. Michael Bean officiating.

Visitation will be from 4 until 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Interment will be in Graham Presbyterian Cemetery.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald O. James.

Memorials may be made to Graham Presbyterian Cemetery Fund.