Virginia Eileen James

Virginia Eileen James, 73, passed away May 1, 2008. She was born in Kearney, Nebr., on August 29, 1934 to Kenneth R. Clark and Lola F. (Mishler) Clark. She married her high school sweetheart on January 23, 1952. Virginia retired after 25 years working in the office of the Medford K-Mart. She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Melvin L. James of Central Point, Ore.; daughter, Terry E. Murphy of Central Point; sister and brother-in-law, Barbara and Rev. George Moore of Talent; and brother, Earl Clark of Choteau, Mont.; grandsons, Spc. Joshua C. Murphy, currently stationed in Iraq and Levi C. Murphy and wife, Jackie of Creswell, Ore.; and five great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her brother, Marvin Clark; sister-in-law, Rosie Clark; and grandaughter, Sarah Murphy.