July 2, 1994
JAMES E. WYNNE
NEWPORT NEWS – James Edwin Wynne, 83, died Friday, July 1, 1994. Mr. Wynne was born in York County and had lived all of his life on the Peninsula. He was a member of North Riverside Baptist Church, Newport News. He was a ships master in the Merchant Marine during WWII. He retired from the C&O Railroad in 1975 after 25 years of service.
Survived by his wife, Cora Butts Wynne; one daughter, Nellie Adkins of Middletown, Va.; four sisters; one brother and one granddaughter.
A graveside funeral service will be held Sunday, July 3, at 3 p.m. in the Wynne Family Cemetery, Dare, with Dr. John Carpenter and Dr. R. Furman Kenney.
Memorials to Alzheimer’s Association, 20 Koger Executive Center, Suite 233, Norfolk, Va. 23502. Amory Funeral Home, Grafton, is in charge of arrangements.