- [S23] Atchley Funeral Home, (http://www.atchleyfuneralhome.com/), 10 Jun 2008.
James F. Sinclair
September 25, 1931 - June 10, 2008
Birthplace: Quincy, MA
Resided In: Seymour Tennessee
Visitation: June 13, 2008
Service: June 13, 2008
Cemetery: Knob Creek Cemetery
James F. Sinclair of Seymour, formerly of Pembroke, Massachusetts, born September 25, 1931, passed away on June 10, 2008, after a long illness. He enjoyed the outdoors, fishing and was an avid horseman, active in rodeos and horse shows. He also enjoyed boating, playing polo and camping. He was especially fond of his multiple pets, most recently, Sassy, Bugsy and Fancy.
He was employed by Bethlehem Steel Shipyard, General Dynamics Boat Division, and Stone & Webster Engineering, all in Massachusetts. He then worked at T.V.A., Knoxville office, and Watt’s Bar Nuclear Plant as a Quality Assurance Engineer until his retirement in 1993. He was a graduate of Whitman High School and Northeastern University in Massachusetts.
Preceded in death by his parents Dorothy and James Sinclair, step-mother, Olive Young Sinclair, grandson, Danny Joseph Pedro and granddaughter Emily Alexandra Hastings, son-in-law, John Pedro, and mother-in-law, Bernice (Hanna) Carpenter.
Loving wife of 52 years, Barbara L. Carpenter Sinclair of Seymour
Daughters: D. Judith Blankenship, Sandy Pedro, JoAn and Ronnie Sizemore, Laura and Billy LeMoine, all of Seymour, Joyce and Hank McCormick of Maryville
Sons: Jim Sinclair and wife Rene of Seymour
Sister-in-law: Millie Merolli of Raynham, MA
Brother-in-law: Richard Carpenter and wife Bunny of East Bridgewater, MA
Grandchildren: Christina Watson and husband Brian, Jennifer Wager, Brian Wager, Courtney Sizemore, Wendy and James Pedro, Caitlin, Chelsea, Tyler, and Paul LeMoine. Stephany and James Sinclair, Darrell Valentine, all of Seymour. Amanda, Megan, and James McCormick of Maryville.
Great Grandchildren: Kayla, Josh, and Gracie Watson, Cloie and Jake Pedro, Bella Coffey.
The family wishes to express great thanks to Dr. Lethco and his staff as well as all the nurses with UT Hospice.
Funeral service 7PM Friday in Atchley’s Seymour Chapel with Rev. W.A. Galyon officiating. Interment 11AM Saturday at Knob Creek Cemetery. The family will receive friends 5-7 PM Friday at Atchley Funeral Home Seymour, 122 Peacock Court, Seymour, TN 37865 (865) 577-2807 (www.atchleyfuneralhome.com)