James was a IBEW Journey Wireman for well over 40 years. He loved NASCAR and his Harley Davidson motorcycle. He is survived by his wife of 25 years, Sheryl. Theirs was love at first sight and only grew stronger throughout the years. He is also survived by his mother, Mary Miller, of Farmerville, Louisiana and sister Judy Strickland, also of Farmerville. He is survived by his daughter, Keli Cruz and granddaughter, Madysen, and grandsons Danny and Nicholas, all of Las Vegas.
Tuck, as he was known to his many friends. Will be sent home to Farmerville, Louisiana for burial.