James F. Marcum

December 20, 1971 ~ April 16, 2022 (age 50)

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James F. Marcum, 50, of Lake, WV, departed this life on April 16, 2022 at Logan Regional Medical Center.

He was born December 20, 1971 in Holden, WV, the son of Frederick W. Marcum and Brenda Marcum.

He was preceded in death by one daughter, Shantelle Marcum Vierke, his grandparents, James & Lorain Marcum and Esther & Vernon Moore and his father-in-law, Jose Valencia.

James enjoyed playing the guitar and listening to music.

In addition to his parents, those left to cherish his memory include his wife, Michelle Marcum; two daughters, Abigail (Shane) Alexander and Bryanna Marcum; one son, Frederick James Marcum; two sisters, Sonia Sturgell Marcum and Ladonna (Taylor) Johnson; one grandchild, Tala Alexander; and his mother-in-law, Fe Espaeranza Valencia.

Services will be held at 11:00am, Thursday, April 21, 2022 at Freeman Funeral Home with Gary “Sarge” Tomblin and Rocky Chafin officiating. Burial will follow at Highland Memory Gardens, Old Logan Road, Chapmanville, WV.

Visitation will be on Wednesday, April 20, 2022 from 6:00pm until 9:00pm at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be Matt, Brian, Aaron, Andrew, John, Sammy and Lonnie.

Freeman Funeral Home, Chapmanville, WV is in charge of the arrangements.

To send flowers to James' family, please visit our floral store.


April 20, 2022

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Freeman Funeral Home, Inc.
220 Main Ave.
Chapmanville, WV 25508

Funeral Service
April 21, 2022

11:00 AM
Freeman Funeral Home, Inc.
220 Main Ave.
Chapmanville, WV 25508

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