James Wymes – 1923-2018

James Wymes – 1923-2018

Deacon JAMES WYMES, age 95, of Little Rock, passed away on December 25, 2018. He was born on February 16, 1923 in Hughes, Ark., to Sid Wymes and Sarah Murray, who preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by his wife of 56 years, Eva Wymes.

He is survived by: his daughter, Joyce Guess.

(Russell Guess) of Little Rock, Ark.; and, two sons, James Andrew Jefferson and Xavier Wymes; and, a host of other family, friends and loved ones. Special thanks to a special couple, Mr. Matt and Mrs. Joy House for their assistance during his stay at Hickory Heights Nursing and Rehabilitation facility, along with the staff, & the LRVA staff & Palliative team there for their care.

Family Hour: Sunday, December 30, 2018, 4-6 p.m. Ruffin & Jarrett Funeral Home Chapel, 1200 Chester Street, Little Rock, Ark. (501) 372-1305. Homegoing Service: Monday, December 31, 2018, 11 a.m. at the Macedonia Baptist Church, 3rd & Bender, Little Rock.

3 thoughts on “James Wymes – 1923-2018”

  • Prayers and condolences to the Wymes family. No words can ease the pain but feel comfort in knowing “to be absent from the body, is to be in the presence of the Lord.”
    Love and blessing to the family.

  • To Joyce and family. So sorry for the loss of your father.
    My prayers are for and with you during this time of sadness.
    I know the Lord is holding your hand.

  • Sorry for your loss I remember the Wymes family from Forrest City.
    May You find comfort in the Lord at this time.


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