James Edward “Jim” Small, 68, of Cliffview St., Eggleston, departed this life Sunday morning, May 4, 2014 at his home. Born in Hemlock, WV on October 2, 1944, he was a son of Nan Elizabeth Bailey Small of Princeton, WV and the late Junior Earl Small. Jim was a veteran of the US Army and the US Air Force and earned his living as a master auto mechanic.
He leaves to cherish his memory his mother Nan Bailey Small; his daughter Chelsea Small of Roanoke; his sisters Eloise Holstein, Lolita Frye, Susan McKnew, and Nancy Mounts; and a grandson Matthew Herndon.
Graveside services will be conducted Thursday at 1:00 pm in the Southwest Virginia Veterans Cemetery in Dublin with Pastor Shawn Tanner officiating and military honor guard by VFW and American Legion Posts and The National Guard. The family will receive friends at the Kendall Funeral Home, 605 Snidow St., Pembroke Thursday from 11:00 am until 12 noon. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.