James Harold Homesley, 88, a resident of Seven Lakes, North Carolina and formerly of St. Simons Island, Georgia, passed away Sunday, January 15, 2023 at his home.
Mr. Homesley was born September 30, 1934 in Gaston County, North Carolina, a son of the late James Thadeus and Thelma Margaret Hammitt Homesley. He had served his country in the US Army and attended Wake Forest University. He began his career with AT&T in Charlotte, North Carolina and retired as District Marketing Manager in Atlanta, Georgia. Following his retirement, he along with his wife Barbara, owned and operated a real estate agency in St. Simons, Georgia.
Mr. Homesley is survived by his wife, Barbara Covington Homesley; sons, James Harold “Hal” Homesley, Jr. (Diane B.) and David Mitchell “Mitch” Homesley; grandchildren, James H. “Jamey” Homesley, III (Taylor Rae), Jessica Diane Homesley and David Mitchell Homesley, Jr. ( Rachel Maxey); great grandchildren, David Mitchell Homesley, III, Annison Lynn Homesley and Reagan Catherine Homesley and a sister, Lynette Homesley Taylor (Paul).
A memorial service will be held at a later date.