James Morris Hare, Jr.

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James Morris Hare, Jr.

February 22, 1953 - October 31, 2018

Funeral Services for James Morris Hare, Jr. of New Waverly, TX will be held on Friday, November 9, 2018 at 11:00 am in The Chapel at Conroe Funeral Directors with Leigha Ruffin, Priest officiating. Interment will follow in East Sandy cemetery in New Waverly. The family will receive friends on Thursday, November 8, 2018, from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm at the funeral home. James was born on February 22, 1953 in Huntsville, TX to James Morris Hare, Sr and Rachel W. (Pool) Hare. He passed away peacefully at home on October 31, 2018 surrounded by family.
James grew up in New Waverly, Texas where he attended New Waverly High School and he played football. Throughout his life, he was an outdoorsman, loved nature, bird watching, hunting and fishing. He also had a fondness for all animals, especially his cat, Sox and dog, Sparky. James had a very patriotic soul and loved his country and honored the men and woman who protected it. James was a dedicated employee of Walker County Rd. Department, Precinct 4 from 1980-2000 where he met lifelong friends. His kind heart and sweet smile will be greatly missed. James was preceded in death by his parents, James, Sr. and Rachel Hare.
Survived by his loving family: sister and brother-in-law, Nancy and Storm Ruffin; brother, Arthur Hare; nephew, Ryan Ruffin and wife, Leigha; great nephew, Jace Ruffin; niece, Christine Ruffin; niece, Fawnna Wolfe; numerous caring other relatives and friends also survived.
Pallbearers: Joe Whitley, Joe Young, Bonner Hoeser, Ronnie McSwain, Storm Ruffin, and Corey McNutt. Honorary pallbearers: Ryan and Jace Ruffin and Ricky Little.
A special heartfelt thanks to Donna and Joe Young for all their care and support.
Published on November 6, 2018
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Karen McSwain
Nov 07, 2018
James was a sweet fellow & always smiling.
Rest in Peace. Prayers for the family.
Karen Mason
Nov 07, 2018
James was always a sweet & friendly gentleman. Rest-in-Peace. Prayers for his family.
Sandy Brown Glisson
Nov 07, 2018
James was always a kind and gentle soul. May he rest in peace with our Heavenly Father.
Donna Vick
Nov 07, 2018
James was a kind man and will be missed by many. I remember as kids he had a handsome head of hair to go with that handsome face. Nancy and AC I pray Jesus wraps his arms around you to ease the pain. Love you all cuz.
Terri Williams-Reed
Nov 07, 2018
RIP James.
Patsy Beard
Nov 07, 2018
James was a very kind gentleman and always had a smile on his face!!!! He always helped anyway he could!!!james will be greatly missed by everyone!!! RIP JAMES!!!!!
Patsy Beard
Nov 07, 2018
James was always smiling and always spoke a kind geeeting anytime I saw him !!! James will be greatly missed by everyone!!!! RIP JAMES!!!!!!
RALPH R BECKER
Nov 06, 2018
I REMEMBER NIGHTS PLAYING FOOTBALL IN STREETS IN FRONT OF POWERS AUTO PARTS, SO SORRY TO HEAR THE LOSS, MAY YOU R I P until we meet again on Gods streets in heaven!