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James Carlos Street

March 16, 1942 June 22, 2018
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Obituary for James Carlos Street

James Carlos Street 76 years of age of Cedar Bluff, VA formerly of Oakwood, VA, passed away Friday, June 22, 2018 in the Holston Valley Medical Center, Kingsport, TN surrounded by his family. Born March 16, 1942 in Rowe, VA he was the son of the late John H. Street and Myrtle Arms Street.

He was a 1961 graduate of Garden High School and a graduate of Youngstown State College where he received his Master Electrician Degree.
He was a retired master electrician from General Motors Corporation, Lordstown, OH. He was owner and operator of Regional Electric, former employee of Buchanan County School Board where worked at Garden High School.

James was also a member of the Garden Baptist Church where he had previous served as Deacon. He enjoyed four wheeling, loved to walk, traveling, spending time at the lake and watching television. His grandchildren were the joy of his life, Loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and brother.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his sister Doris Shortridge; brother Paul E. Street; grandchildren, Christopher Michael Street and Courtney Marie-Ann Parker.

He is survived by his loving wife of 58 years Joyce Ann Blankenship Street of Cedar Bluff, VA; two daughters, Eva Janine (Neil) Long of Pensacola, FL, Caryn Kimberly “Kim” (Timothy) Parker of Perdido Key, FL; two sons, John David Street of Cedar Bluff, VA, Christopher Alexander (Lisa D.) Street of Suffolk, VA; two sisters, Mayes Blankenship of Grundy, VA, Janice (James H.) Taylor of Oakwood, VA; brother-in-law Guy Shortridge of Cedar Bluff, VA.

He was also survived by three grandchildren, Caitlyn Miranda (Kyle) McGhie, Corey Alexander Street, Brooke Elizabeth Street and three great-grandchildren, Amelia Cait McGhie, twins Parker McGhie and James McGhie.

Funeral Services for James Carlos Street will be conducted Tuesday, June 27, 2018 at 12:00 Noon at the Shortridge-Ramey Funeral Home Chapel, Keen Mountain, VA with Pastor William B. Fletcher officiating.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home after 6:00 p.m. Monday where a evening service will be held at 7:00 p.m. with Evg. Jeffery Harold Taylor officiating.

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Oakwood, VA 24631

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United States

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