James A. Paxton, 61, of Jamestown passed away Wednesday June 14, 2017 in UPMC Hamot, Erie, PA.
He was born July 15, 1955 in Jamestown the son of the late William A. and Lorine A. Rydell Paxton.
James was a graduate of Jamestown High School and was employed by H & H Specialty in Jamestown as a tool & die maker. He enjoyed attending car shows and was active in local car clubs. James was also a member of the Lakewood Rod & Gun Club.
He is survived by his companion Patricia Logue of Jamestown, his children Tracy (Robyn) Paxton of Jamestown, NY; Scott (Pam) Paxton of Jamestown, NY; Adam Paxton of Sinclairville, NY, Matthew and Stephanie Logue; grandchildren; Noah Paxton, Julia Paxton, Nolan Paxton, Chase Paxton, Gabriel Logue, Adam Logue; sisters: Jennifer (Charles) Higbee of Largo, FL, Julie Gopp of Gilroy, CA.
Besides his parents he is preceded in death by good friends Dorothy & Evert Ecklund.
The funeral will be at 6 pm Monday in the Falconer Funeral Home. Rev. Don Ray will officiate.
Friends will be received by the family from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the funeral home.
Memorials may be donated to the family.