Sarah James

Sarah Elizabeth “Bubbles” James, 27, of Buckhannon, passed away Monday, July 15, 2013, at the Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital in Weston. She was born January 27, 1986, in Morgantown, a daughter of Hilda McClain James of Buckhannon and Thomas A. James of Hagerstown, Md.

Sarah also is survived by her sisters, Brenda James and husband, John, of Buckhannon; Barbie Hollen Burr and husband, Dwayne, of French Creek; five close cousins, Marcia James, Lisa Hildreth, Christopher Burr, Jessica Tichenor amd Amy Tichenor; and her kittens, Pooka and Rascal.

She graduated with the class of 2004 at Berkeley Springs High School. Sarah was a very vibrant person, enjoyed people, and loved reading and music. She was employed at Stonewall Resort as a housekeeper and was a Christian by faith.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 9 p.m. on today, July 17, 2013, at the Tomblyn Whitescarver Funeral Chapel in Buckhannon, where services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 18, 2013. Burial will follow at the Upshur County Memorial Park in Tennerton.

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The Tomblyn Whitescarver Funeral Chapel of Buckhannon is in charge of the arrangements.