James S. Webb, 87, of Arden, NC passed away on Friday August 21, 2020 at the North Carolina State Veterans Home in Black Mountain, NC. James was born December 31, 1932 to the late Tate C. Web and Bertha Revis Webb in Iredell County, NC. Along with his parents, he was also preceded in death by a sister, Margie Nell Webb. James graduated from Statesville Senior High School and was then drafted into the US Army and was also a Korean War Veteran. He retired from Southern Pump and Tank Company of Candler where he installed and maintained service station equipment. He was a loyal member of New Salem Baptist Church in Skyland, NC where he served as a deacon for 35 years.
James is survived by his wife of 63 years, Sue Parker Webb; sons, Curtis and wife Debbie, Kim and his wife Tammy, Craig and his wife Kimberly; grandsons, James Webb, Jr., Jared Webb, Cameron Webb and Parker Webb; and great-granddaughter, Lilly Webb.
A funeral service will be held at New Salem Baptist Church of Skyland on Tuesday, August 25 at 2:00 pm. The family will receive friends 30 minutes prior to the service. Reverend Greg Pippin will be officiating. Interment will follow at the church cemetery.
Penland Family Funeral Home is honored to be caring for and assisting the Webb Family with arrangements.
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