Obituary for James Youngblood
Youngblood, James M., 72, of Riverview, passed away on March 22, 2017. He was born the youngest of 14 children to Lawson and Mattie Youngblood in Memphis, TN. He is preceded in death by his parents, Lawson and Mattie; sisters, Annie Mae Shelton, and Ruby Velie Dowd; and brothers, Riley Youngblood, Bennie Frank Youngblood, Willie Frank Youngblood, and Andrew Youngblood. James is survived by his loving family, wife of 46 years, Regina “Gina”, daughter, Lisa (Billy) Jarboe; sisters, Ruth Todd, Louise Davis, Janie Dolan, Marie McSparrin, Fay (Ray) Hinson, Barbara (Bob) Todd, and Beverly (Curtis) Wright; grandchildren, Ciara (Micah) Fournier, Breanna Jarboe, and James Jarboe; and great-granddaughter, Journie Mae Fournier. There will be a memorial service on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at 10:00 am at Kings Avenue Baptist Church, 2602 S. Kings Ave, Brandon, FL. He will be laid to rest at Sarasota National Cemetery on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at 1:00 pm.