LEBANON -- Funeral services for James Fitzgerald Walworth were held Sunday afternoon, February 7 at the Immanuel Baptist Church with Pastor John Hunn officiating. Mr. Walworth, 27 of Lebanon passed away Feb. 4, 2010, at the Summit Medical Center in Hermitage from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
Born March 21, 1982, in Birmingham, Alabama, he is the son of Van Thomas and Jill Christine Bagwell Walworth. He was a 2001 graduate of Lebanon High School and a member of Immanuel Baptist Church. Mr. Walworth served in United States Army from 2002-2008, with two tours in Iraq. He was attending the Art Institute of Nashville Culinary School.
Survivors include: his wife Danielle Peltoma Walworth whom he married September 23, 2005; parents Van & Jill Walworth of Lebanon; brothers Michael Thomas (Amy) Walworth of Kearney, NE; and Matthew Lane (Alexandra) Walworth; sister Mary (Thomas) DuPuy -- all of Lebanon; grandparents Mary Walworth of Fort Payne, AL; James and Christine Bagwell of Argo, AL; in-laws Ned and Mary Peltoma of Geneva, OH; grandmothers-in-law Clairann McLean of New Middletown, OH; and Lorene Peltoma of Geneva, OH.
He was preceded in death by grandfather James Walworth, and grandfathers-in-law, Harold McLean, and William Peltoma. James was very passionate about animal and pet rescue. Memorials may be made to the Companion Pet Rescue, c/o Molli Bowen, 16 Starwood Cove, Jackson, 38305.
Arrangements by Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home.