James A. Walsh of Port Orange went home to Heaven on October 8, 2020. Jim was born in Mississippi on June 25th,1938 to Emmett Lee Walsh And Bessie Laverne (Bounds) Walsh who were waiting on heaven’s shores to greet him.
Jim had 3 brothers, Jerry, Roger, & Larry all in heaven, and 2 sisters Lawanda and Terry of Mize, Mississippi. Jim also has many nieces, nephews, and family living in and around the Mississippi area.
Jim was married to Myrna “Sue” (Roberson) Walsh of Daytona Beach, Fl.and she was “his girl” for most of his life. Jim loved and adored his 3 children John, who is also in heaven, and daughters Cheryl & Sharon.
Jim also had 9 grandchildren whom he loved dearly:Jason, Benjamin, Jessica, Lauren, Joe, Joshua, Cara, Shannon & Michael. He also had 6 great grand children, Layne, Noah, Laila, Alena, Charlotte & Rylee who brought joy to his heart.
Jim was a hard working provider for his family and was an electrician with the IBEW as well as working at the Cape during the Apollo missions. Jim was was proud to serve his country in the U.S. Air force, Air Force reserves, and Mississippi Air National Guard.
Services will be held at a later date.
Jim will be loved eternally and missed by his family and friends until we all meet again.