James Ray Fouts

james  fouts

July 2, 1932 ~ August 18, 2011

Born in: Acworth, Georgia
Resided in: Stone Mountain, GA

James Ray ?Buddy? Fouts, age 79, of Stone Mountain, Georgia, died August 18, 2011. James was born July 2, 1932 in Acworth to Thurston R. Fouts and Huddie Mae Dean. In 1949, after graduating from Spaulding High School, he enlisted in the army, serving in Germany and as SFC on the front lines of the Korean Conflict. Employment: FMC Link Belt 29 yrs; Georgia Duck 10 yrs. He enjoyed gardening and spending time with his family. Survivors include his wife of 55 years, Anna McClung Fouts; children: Bonnie Annis Philip, Valerie NaLampoon Tinakorn, James W. Fouts Susie, and Joy Fouts; grandchildren: David LaCroix, Jr. Lauren; Brianne NaLampoon; Corey NaLampoon Cristy; Erin Garrison Caleb; Laura Shannon; Jamie Shannon; Hilary NaLampoon; Catherine Fouts; and Tristan Fouts; 6 beloved great grandchildren; brothers: Donald and Jerry Fouts; sister-in-law: Annette Fouts, many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Wilma and Fay Nell; brother, Billy Fouts; and sister-in-law, Geneva Fouts. Funeral services will be held Monday, August 22, 2011 at 11:00 am at Wages & Sons Stone Mountain Chapel with Dr. Dan Parker officiating. Interment will follow at 2:30 pm at Georgia National Cemetery in Canton, Georgia. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude?s Children?s Hospital. Visitation will be held Sunday, August 21, 2011 from 4:00 ? 7:00 pm. at Wages & Sons Stone Mountain Chapel 770 469-9811

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  1. We are remembering the Fouts family during this time. Our prayers and thoughts are with all.
    Love, Bill and Evelyn Vinson

  2. Dear Anna and family,
    I think of you often and always remember you in prayer as you have been a big part of my life for so long. I am so sorry to learn that James has passed away. He was a good man who was loved by his family. I love you and I know this will be a struggle to get through, but stay strong. Please let me know if there is any way I can help. Love always, Karen

  3. Dear Bonnie and Family,
    I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your Dad, Husband, and grandfather. May God walk with you all during this difficult time, May his arms be wrapped tight around you each and everyone. My thoughts, my prayers are with each of you. Wendy Ergle Reising

  4. I remember when I was little Papa showing me how to work a bike pump. I always admired him and thought he was the smartest man. I love you Papa and will miss you greatly!

  5. Dear Bonnie and family,

    I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your beloved Daddy. Please know you and your family are in my prayers.


  6. I am sorry for your loss. I remember James quit well and as I’m sure my grandparents Ruby and James Shaffer did too!! I’m praying for your family in this time of loss. May God be with you and your family!

  7. May you find God’s mercy and His grace to be all sustaining for you in these days. You and your family will be in our hearts and prayers.

  8. Dear Mrs. Fouts and Family,
    May God bless you and keep you during this difficult time. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

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