James “Jamie” Allen Funkhouser

June 18, 1971 - February 28, 2015

06/18/1971 - 02/28/2015

James Allen “Jamie” Funkhouser, 43 of Bridgeport, Ohio died Saturday, February 28, 2015 at the Wheeling Hospital in Wheeling, West Virginia.

He was born June 18, 1971 in Galveston, Texas a son of James Stanley and Linda Allen Funkhouser.

Jamie was a mechanic, a Presbyterian by faith and a charter member of the Moose Lodge #2504 in Provident, Ohio.

He was preceded in death by an infant sister, Margaret Lynn Funkhouser, his paternal grandparents, James Robert and Martha Jane Funkhouser and maternal grandparents, William A. and Sarah Margaret Permar Allen.

Jamie is survived by his wife, Carla E. Blacker Funkhouser, his parents, James Stanley and Linda Allen Funkhouser, his brother, Michael Lee Funkhouser of Bridgeport, Ohio, one niece, Dakkota Ryshell Ramsay and one nephew, Michael Lee Funkhouser, Jr. Also many uncles, aunts and cousins, including his special uncles, Glenn Allen and Bobby Funkhouser, good friend, Billy Neiman, his mother-in-law and father-in-law, Mary and Dick Blacker of Neffs, Ohio and his two dogs, Diezel and Presley.

Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 441 37th Street Bellaire, Ohio on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 pm where services will be held on Thursday at 1 pm with Reverend David M. Demarest officiating. Interment in the Belmont County Memorial Park in St. Clairsville, Ohio.

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Rose Mills
8 years ago

Carla and family, so sorry to hear about Your husband. My son Kevin knew him and said he was a good guy…Carla, I’ve known you and your fmily since You were a little girl,, whether it be the trip to the Pittsburgh Zoo, Girl Scouts, Story Hour in Bellaire, when You and Renee were so little..I am so sorry, but remember God does not give You more than You can handle..Please remember the good times and memories of Your husband..I know it’s hard. but things will get better. Mine, Kevin and Renee give our deepest sympathies..May God bless you and your family

Heather Ring Smith
8 years ago


I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with your entire family.

Robin Shinoski
8 years ago


Jamie may not be there physically, But he will always be right there with you in soul.Remember,love never dies.He will be missed by many. Remember that I’m always here for you and I love you

Missy Conaway Frazier
8 years ago


Prayers for you during this difficult time. May your memories give you strength during this difficult time. You will be in my thoughts and prayers

Greta Huggins
8 years ago

Carla, I am so sorry to hear about your husband, Jamie. My prayers to all of his family.

Tricia Yingling Price
8 years ago

i am so sorry you are gone Jamie, you have always been a happy go lucky guy when we were young! I hope you find peace and keep the memories going! Love you bud!

Patty /Coltin Mccort
8 years ago

Jamie was a great guy,we will miss him.

John Kesterson
8 years ago

RIP Jamie…………Sending prayers to your family!!!

Judi Funkhouser Figueroa
8 years ago

RIP, Jamie. My deepest sympathies to your family.

glenn yoho
8 years ago

So sorry for you loss. Prayers to the family.

Dolores, Bob and Lori Anderson
8 years ago

So sorry for your loss Carla. Prayers for you and all your family.

Tim and Brenda Timberlake
8 years ago

So very sorry to hear of your loss. Our heart goes out to you and your family. Our deepest condolences.

Morris,Robinson,Rush families
8 years ago

Sorry Carla for your loss! May Jamie be at peace now!!!

8 years ago

Sorry for your loss in are thoughts.

Don,Tammy,Britany and Ryan Crosby
8 years ago

Sorry for your loss. Jamie was a hard worker and nice person to have known. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Idora Kimbro
8 years ago

The Funkhouser Family,

Our deepest sympathy to the entire family at this difficult time. Our prayers and thoughts are with you.

Idora and Major Kimbro

8 years ago


Mark R. Cuiksa Sr.
8 years ago

To one of my best friends and former employee. May you rest in peace. God Bless You.

Janie Cassidy
8 years ago

Uncle Stanley Aunt Linda Mike and Carla… Words can’t describe how sorry I am. Sending love and prayers to all of you..

Don Conners
8 years ago

With Deepest Sympathy, my thoughts and prayer are with you. Jamie will be missed!

Jada Moore
8 years ago

With Sincere sympathy. May you find peace knowing Jamie is now in peace.

David A. Dodrill
8 years ago

Words cannot express how sorry I am that your family lost such a great person. I have many great memories of Jamie that I will always cherish.