James Harold Staton, 83, of Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas, passed away Saturday, May 2, 2020, in Horseshoe Bend.
He was born in Lake Village, Arkansas, on March 11, 1938, son of the late John and Effie (Hall) Staton. James spent his life as a loving son, brother, husband, father, grandfather, and friend. He was united in marriage to Barbara Ormsbee on April 24, 2005 in Mammoth Spring, Arkansas. During his working years, James worked in wood working for a lumber company. James loved his family very much and he enjoyed, reading, watching movies, eating out and fishing.
James is survived by his wife, Barbara Staton of Horseshoe Bend; son, Wayne Staton of Pine Bluff, Arkansas; daughters, Sharon Cossey (Kenneth Barber) of Benton, Arkansas and Carol Cossey of Judsonia, Arkansas; brother, Frankie Staton of Eudora, Arkansas; sister, Marie Simmons of Arkansas; 16 grandchildren and 29 great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his son, James Staton; daughter, Terri Echauarria; parents, John and Effie Staton; brother, Stanley Staton and sister, Geraldine Staton.
Graveside services will be Wednesday, May 6, 2020 beginning at 2:00 PM with Bro. Bill Nepture officiating at Wiseman Cemetery in Wiseman, Arkansas.
Arrangements entrusted to Doty Family Funeral & Memorial Service of Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas.