Graveside service for Mrs. Pamela Jane James, age 71 of Manchester, will be held on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 12 Noon at Farrar Hill Cemetery. Visitation with the family will begin at 10:30 - 11:30 AM at Central Funeral Home. Mrs. James passed away suddenly at Centennial Hospital in Nashville on Wednesday, April 11, 2018.
Pamela Jane Kurtsinger James was born on August 22, 1946, to the late Michael Kurtsinger and Doris Gill Kurtsinger in Louisville, KY. She loved horse racing and genealogy. She was an assistant horse trainer.
In addition to her parents, Pam is preceded in death by her daughter, Jill Angela James.
Pamela is survived by her loving husband of 50 years, Arnold James; son, Patrick James and wife, Susan of Pelham; two daughters, Michele Freeze and husband, Ralph, of Manchester, and Kaye Reed and husband, Eric, of Lexington, KY; seven grandchildren, Christina, Pamela, and Elizabeth Freeze, Hunter, Lyndsy, Martha, and Jessie Reed; one great grandchild, Gracie Creech; two brothers, Charles and Mike Kurtsinger; and two sisters, Ginny Collins and Patricia Smith, several nieces and nephews, and a host of friends.