James Lee Scarberry

January 3, 1941 - July 10, 2013

01/03/1941 - 07/10/2013

SCARBERRY, James L., 72, of St. Clairsville, OH, died Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at Wheeling Hospital.
He was born January 3, 1941 at Columbus, OH, a son of the late Paul and Dorothy Rhinehart Scarberry.
Jim was a retired field manager for AT&T and traveled the world in communications.
He was an avid bow hunter and loved the outdoors. He was a member of the Real True Sportsman’s Club.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his son, Sean Paul Scarberry; and a brother, Tommy Scarberry.
Surviving is his daughter, Shelley Stephanie Scarberry of Decatur, GA; and his granddaughter, Stella Scarberry.
Friends are invited to attend Jim’s Memorial Service at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, July 14, 2013, at the Beck-Altmeyer Funeral Home and Crematory, 204 West Main St., St. Clairsville, Ohio 43950, with Mr. John McCracken officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Real True Sportsman’s Club, PO Box 41, St. Clairsville, OH 43950.

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Pam Everitt Lathey
7 years ago

Dearest Shelley. I’m saddened to hear of your dad’s passing. Memories of him, and your immediate family come quickly to my mind. Please accept my condolences for you, and for your family. I would love to hear from you. I have especially fond memories of your beloved Mom, and my dear, dear friend, Karen. “Perhaps they are not stars, but rather openings in Heaven, where the light of our loved ones shines down upon us to let us know they are happy.” Please accept my heartfelt sympathy. Pam Everitt Lathey

Martha Kinkead
7 years ago

I am thinking about Jim’s family and sending my heartfelt condolences. I remember Jim’s poems and his good outlook on life. When I would see Jim at our high school get-togethers, he would always make me laugh with his wonderful sense of humor. Jim will be missed. Take care and know that others are thinking about and caring about you at this difficult time. Jim was an outstanding person, and I am glad that I was fortunate to have Jim as a part of my life. Blessings to each of you.

Marty Kinkead, Class of 1959

Lisa Clapham
7 years ago

I did not have a chance to meet your dad but he sounded like a really neat person. So sorry for your loss.

Jon F. Kelly
7 years ago

I worked with Jim in the early 1990s at AT&T in Columbus. He was a great co-worker and a dedicated employee. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the entire family on your loss.

Eb Morris
7 years ago

Jim and I always had our problems but always remained good friends. I will miss him

lisa scarberry
7 years ago

r.i.p. dad wish we good of got to no each other love your daughter lisa

Pam Lathey
7 years ago

Shelley; I was hoping to hear from you. Please contact me. Thanks, Pam.

Donna Scarberry
7 years ago

Shelly so sorry for your loss.Your Dad was a great person whom I have known most of my life.We have kept in contact since his brother passed away. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.