James Roy Thurman III of Cadet, Missouri was born June 26, 1962 in St. Louis, Missouri, a son to Ramona (Bennett) Thurman and the late James Roy Thurman, Jr. James departed this life Wednesday, October 21, 2020 having reached the age of 58 years, 3 months and 25 days.
James is survived by his loving mother, Ramona; daughter, Sonya Hahn and husband Sam of Park Hills, Missouri; son, James Thurman IV and wife Heather of Cadet, Missouri; brother, Mitchell Thurman and wife Mary of Cadet, Missouri; sister, Grady Virginia Binz and husband Don of Imperial, Missouri; four grandchildren: Emma, Holden, Ben, Harper; dear and special friend, Tina Reed and many other relatives and friends.
James was an avid outdoorsman, taking every opportunity to go hunting, fishing and boating. Being on the river brought him great joy. When he wasn’t outside, he was with friends and family shooting pool. His family was his pride and joy and he cherished every minute he spent with them. He will be greatly missed by those who loved him.