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In Memory of

James Nathaniel Wessels

May 16, 1920 - September 13, 2017

Obituary


James "Jim" Nathaniel Wessels of Sarasota, FL formerly of Baton Rouge, LA passed away on Sep. 13, 2017 at the age of 97.

He worked in sales for a Building Supply Company in Baton Rouge.

He is survived by his loving daughter, Joanie D. Whitley (Bobby) of Sarasota, FL; sister, Kathleen Kollack of ND and cherished grandchildren, Ashley Nash (Shalon) of Anacoco, LA, Leanne McWilliams (Matt) of Chattanooga, TN and Logan Whitley of Nashville, TN; and great grandchildren, Shayla and Hunter Nash, and Asher Wade and Archer James McWilliams.

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James "Jim" Nathaniel Wessels of Sarasota, FL formerly of Baton Rouge, LA passed away on Sep. 13, 2017 at the age of 97.

He worked in sales for a Building Supply Company in Baton Rouge.

He is survived by his loving daughter, Joanie D. Whitley (Bobby) of Sarasota, FL; sister, Kathleen Kollack of ND and cherished grandchildren, Ashley Nash (Shalon) of Anacoco, LA, Leanne McWilliams (Matt) of Chattanooga, TN and Logan Whitley of Nashville, TN; and great grandchildren, Shayla and Hunter Nash, and Asher Wade and Archer James McWilliams.

Jim is preceded in death by his beloved wife, Gail; son Kent and twin brother, Jay.

He was a 28 year member of Bee Ridge Baptist Church.

A Funeral Service will be at 10 AM on Fri. Sep. 22, 2017 at Bee Ridge Baptist Church followed by Interment at Sarasota National Cemetery at 12:30 PM.

Memorial Contributions in Jim's memory may be made to Sarasota Humane Society.