MR. JAMES E. SUMPTER, JR.
Mr. James Edward Sumpter (Jimmy) was born May 22, 1958 to Mrs. Edith Pino Sumpter and Willie James Sumpter in Conway, SC
He attended Horry County Public Schools and was a graduate of the class of 1976 of Conway High School. He attended Gardner Webb University on a four year scholarship. James served in the United States Army and he also coached for the summer basketball camp for the youth. Jimmy was a devoted family man, who loved his grandchildren and he loved to dance! He was always cracking jokes and giving helpful advice. He took a lot of pride in his appearance and was the life of the party.
He entered eternal rest of Saturday August 31, 2019.
He was preceded in death by his wife; Debra Ann Sumpter and one sister in law, Paula D. Hills. He leaves to cherish his loving memories; his mother, Edith P. Sumpter, his father Willie James Sumpter, his six daughter, LaQuantra Moses, LaTonya Moses, Tocarro Sumpter, Aneeka Sumpter, Serita Sumpter and Shakeia Wallace, four sons; Bryant Moses, Ryan Sumpter, James Sumpter and Janarro Sumpter. Two brothers; Willie Edward and Scottie Lamar Sumpter, one sister; Edith P. Robinson (Mike) a very special friend; Minnie Elmore, Two aunts; Lydell (Lloyd) Sherman, Linda Sherman and one uncle; Wendell Pino; twenty-seven grandkids and a host of loving nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM Monday, September 9, 2019 at Bethel Seventh Day Adventist Church, 8200 US-701, Conway, SC 29527 in the Bucksport Community. The family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service. Ocean View Funeral Home, Conway Chapel is assisting the Sumpter Family.