James Arthur Latham
August 28, 1925 ~ August 11, 2009
Funeral services for James Arthur Latham, 83, of Hughes Springs, will be at 10 AM on Friday, August 14, 2009 at Reeder-Davis Chapel in Hughes Springs with Gary Stewart, Norman Miller and Ricky Vestal officiating. Interment will be at Sardis Cemetery near Hughes Springs under the direction of Reeder-Davis Funeral Home, Inc. Mr. Latham was born on August 28, 1925 in Hughes Springs to James Marcus and Cora Viola Putman Latham and died on Tuesday, August 11, 2009 at a Mt. Pleasant hospital. Mr. Latham was retired from Lone Star Steel, a US Navy Veteran, a member of The American Legion and the Hughes Springs Church of Christ. Survivors include his wife of 55 years Alice Latham of Hughes Springs; three sons Glenn Latham, Dana and his wife Laurie Latham and Shane Latham all of Hughes Springs; six grandchildren Justin, Jeff, Jenna, Ashley and Shannon Latham and Jeremy Westmoreland; four great grandchildren McKenzie and Brooklynn Latham and McKinley and Karter Westmoreland. Mr. Latham will lie in state on Thursday, August 13, 2009 and the family will receive friends from 6:30-8 PM at the funeral home in Hughes Springs.