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In Memory of

James Ernest Rhom

April 14, 1951 - June 11, 2017

Obituary


James Ernest Rhom "Red Bird" , 66, died on June 11. He was born April 14, 1951 in Marion, NC to Max C. Rhom and Polly R. Crisp.

James was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara S. Rhom; father, Max C. Rhom; and grandparents, Ernest & Lillie Bell Allison, and Cecil & Vina Mae Rhom.

James served in the United States Army under the 82nd Airborne and was a member of the Charlotte Fire Department for 29 years and retired as a Captain.

He is survived by survived by his...

James Ernest Rhom "Red Bird" , 66, died on June 11. He was born April 14, 1951 in Marion, NC to Max C. Rhom and Polly R. Crisp.

James was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara S. Rhom; father, Max C. Rhom; and grandparents, Ernest & Lillie Bell Allison, and Cecil & Vina Mae Rhom.

James served in the United States Army under the 82nd Airborne and was a member of the Charlotte Fire Department for 29 years and retired as a Captain.

He is survived by survived by his mother, Polly Rhom; brothers Eddie & Michael Rhom; children, Christian Rhom Puckett and Christopher Scott Rhom; 6 grandchildren; 4 nephews and many other relatives and friends; and beloved caregiver, Mary Pringle.

A visitation will be held Tuesday, June 13 from 6pm to 9pm at Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church. The funeral service will be held Wednesday, June 14 at 2pm at Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church with burial at Hillcrest Gardens in Mount Holly.

In lieu of flowers we ask donations be made to the Charlotte Firefighters Benefit Fund, 500 Dalton Ave., Charlotte, N. C. 28206

Arrangements under the direction of Forest Lawn West Funeral & Cremation Service, Charlotte, NC.