William Jesse James, 81, passed away at his home, Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. A family man and business man he was much loved and will be missed. He was a veteran of the Korean War. He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Ann James; sons, Clyde Jeremiah and Carroll James; grandsons, Jeremiah and Nathan; and sister-in-law, Peggy Elliott. The family will receive friends from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m. CDT Thursday with a funeral service to follow in the funeral home chapel. To send online condolences visit www.tatefh.com. Arrangements by Tate Funeral Home, LLC, Jasper, 423-942-9500.