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James Edward Polk

May 31, 1945 ~ November 26, 2019 (age 74)


James Edward Polk

May 31, 1945 ~ November 26, 2019 (age 74)

Mr. James Edward (Pistol) Polk was called to come home on Tuesday, November 26, 2019. He was born May 31, 1945 to Jack & Georgia Lee Polk.

His funeral service was held on Saturday December 7, 2019 at 12:00 noon at Antioch MB Church - Whiteville, TN with Reverend Ernest Polk in charge.  Burial was in the Church Cemetery and Dixie Funeral Home ( was in charge of the professional service.

At an early age, James accepted Christ at Union Spring Baptist Church.

James was preceded in death by his parents; his son, Shannon (Kecia) Lowe; two brothers, Henry Lee Polk and Horace Polk.

James leaving to cherish his memory: his loving wife, Linda Polk: four children; Lawrence Sain, Tyjuana (Dennis) Polk Harris, Reginald Minter, and Angela Taylor: step son; Lindsey Spencer: sisters; Bernice Polk, Louise (Wally) Lewis, Rose Blockett, Cynthia Polk, Deborah Polk, and Betty Polk: step sister; Jacqueline Patterson: brothers; Ernest (Catherine) Polk, Daryl Polk, Jerry Polk: stepbrother; Wayne (Debra) Spencer: stepmother; Molene Polk: special cousins; Horace & Myrtle Jarrett: twelve grandchildren, and twelve great grandchildren: special friends; Aubry Blaylock, and Jerry Lee Parham and a host of uncles, nieces, cousins, and many more who loved him dearly.

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 Service Program


December 6, 2019

5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Jerome Boyd Chapel at Dixie Funeral Home
750 Bills Street
Bolivar, Tennessee 38008

Funeral Service
December 7, 2019

12:00 PM
Antioch MB Church
5320 Whiteville Newcastle Road
Whiteville, TN 38075

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