James Hoby Belflower, Jr. age 51 of Lawrenceville, Georgia passed away on Monday, March 21, 2011. He is survived by his mother, Marjorie Lawson of Lawrenceville; sister, Rebecca Whitacre of Fairfax, VA, Timi Chapman of Lawrenceville and nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the American Cancer Society. A graveside service will be held on Friday, March 25, 2011 at 2 o'clock at Blakely Cemetery in Blakely, Georgia. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 6:00pm until 8:00pm at Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville, 770-277-4550.

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  1. Hoby will be missed. Praying for everyone who loved him, that memories of him and God’s peace will bring you much comfort.

  2. I can’t imagine the pain and heartache you’re experiencing right now. I am praying for you every day that God will give you a peace that only He can give and that you will feel His presence during these sad, sad days. I love you.

  3. This is just to let you know that you all are in my thoughts. We will miss Hoby very much. I will always remember the wonderful summers spent at your home with Hoby. I like to think that Hoby is up there peaceful and happily throwing the ball for Prissy.

  4. Just wanted to give my warmest condolences to Marge, Becky and Timmy. Sorry I was not at the viewing or the funeral. I just found out this afternoon. Hope all are surviving this as well as can be expected. If one of you could share the circumstances of Hoby’s passing I would greatly appreciate it. My sincerest regards.

  5. I am so sorry to hear about this. I am sorry I missed the funeral and viewing but I only got the message late Friday. I am heartbroken as you must be. Every time I have ever thougth of Hoby, I smiled. I will miss him always. God bless.

  6. Marge, Becky, Timi & Family,

    Each of you has been in my thoughts and prayers. I am so glad it worked out that I was able to attend the graveside service in Blakely to honor Hoby’s life. I know your hearts are still breaking and life will never be quite the same without Hoby, but it will get better, in time. I speak mostly to you, Becky and Timi, having lost a brother myself. God bless and keep you all.

    In Love and Friendship,
    Rhonda Gail

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