James Camren

Tuesday, June 13, 2006

ADVANCE, Mo. -- James "J.T." Camren, 80, of Advance died Saturday, June 10, 2006, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.

He was born Jan. 20, 1926, at Greenbrier, Mo., son of Audie and Pearl Borders Camren. He and Glenda P. Harrington were married July 1, 1967, at Greenbrier. She died May 21, 1999.

Camren had worked at MFA in Advance and was a member of Advance VFW.

He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II.

Survivors include two stepsons, Shelby Harrington of Advance, Jimmy McCullough of Bloomfield, Mo.; four brothers, Hurshel and Harold Camren of Advance, Herbert Camren of Arkansas, Bill Camren of Granite City, Ill.; a sister, Eula Brown of Millersville; three stepgrandchildren; and six great-stepgrandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a brother and a sister.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. today at Morgan Funeral Home, with the Rev. Lee Roy Hefner officiating. Burial will be in Morgan Memorial Park.