Macon County Chronicle

JAMES CALSON DRIVER, 76

Version:1.0 StartHTML:0000000185 EndHTML:0000003189 StartFragment:0000002366 EndFragment:0000003153 SourceURL:file://localhost/Users/computer/Desktop/obitsw:pics/Driver,%20JC.doc  JAMES CALSON DRIVER, age 76 of the Akersville Community in Allen County, KY passed away May 4, 2010 at the University Medical Center in Lebanon.   
Funeral services for James Calson Driver were conducted Friday, May 7, 2010 at
3 p.m. from the Chapel of Alexander Funeral Home with Elder Henry Smith officiating.  Dr. Floyd Reid, Tony Brooks, Terry Qualls, Erie Brooks, Michael Tucker, and Justin Gilmore served as pallbearers.  Interment followed in the Underwood Cemetery.
Version:1.0 StartHTML:0000000185 EndHTML:0000003729 StartFragment:0000002368 EndFragment:0000003693 SourceURL:file://localhost/Users/computer/Desktop/obitsw:pics/Driver,%20JC.doc He was born in Allen County, Kentucky on August 1, 1933 to the late Clarence Edward and Pernie Edna Slayton Driver. Besides his parents; brother, Clarence Jackson Driver, and infant sister, Mildred Catherine Driver, also preceded him in death.
James worked as a trucker for the Vernie Bohanon Saw-Mill, Merchants, Manning Motors, and Bowling Green Express. He was a member of the Teamsters Union and retired in 1987. He enjoyed working outside and riding his farm tractor. James loved his family and not having any children of his own claimed his nephew and nieces like they were his. He was saved in his later years and was of the Baptist Belief. James was a member of the Hillsdale #664 Masonic Lodge F&AM and the Carthage Benevolant Masonic Lodge #14 F&AM. He will be greatly missed by his loving family and all who knew him.
He is survived by; sister, Joyce and husband E.C. Lankford of Lafayette, TN, nephew, Troy Lankford of Lafayette, TN, nieces, Deana Videz of Oklahoma, Phyllis Strout of Scottsburg, AL, and Myra Blount of Nashville, TN, three great-nephews, three great- nieces, two great-great-nephews, two great-great-nieces, and many, many, friends; also survive.