James William Downs

March 14, 2021
James William Downs


James William Downs, age 77, of Wilmington, passed away on Sunday, March 14, 2021, at the NorthChase Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

He was born in Charlotte, NC, on July 7, 1943, the son of William Henry Downs and Ellen Hicks Downs.

James owned and operated an Auto Salvage Business for many years.

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  • March 15, 2021
    Tammy Cribb says:
    Dad I’m going to miss you so muchLove you

  • March 15, 2021
    Michelle Prevatte says:
    So sorry I didn't get a chance to say goodbye

  • March 11, 2022
    Gayle Neely Reese says:
    Sorry I was not able to say goodbye my brother.

  • March 11, 2022
    Frances Downs Thomas says:
    You were a wonderful kid brother. You are missed