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James Edward Pilgrim
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Funeral services for James Edward Pilgrim, 69, of Mt. Airy, were held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 14, at Zion Interdenominational Church with the Rev. Gary Heffner, the Rev. Paul Flynn and the Rev. Dennis Taylor officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery.

Mr. Pilgrim died Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, at his residence following an extended illness.

Born June 21, 1943, in Cleveland, he was the son of Alma Wade Pilgrim and the late John Pilgrim. He also was preceded in death by his sister, Melba Smith.

Mr. Pilgrim was retired from Fieldale Farms.

Survivors include his daughter and son-in-law, Katrina Pilgrim and Mike Mintz of Maysville; son and daughter-in-law, Michael Edward and Renee Pilgrim of Cleveland; mother, Alma Pilgrim of Cleveland; brothers and sisters-in-law, Leon and Dorene Pilgrim of Cornelia, Terry and Debbie Pilgrim, Tony and Sonya Pilgrim and brother, Jerry Pilgrim, all of Cleveland; sisters and brothers-in-law, Queenola and Jim Daniels of Cornelia, Charlene and Leo Ivester of Clarksville; sister, Elizabeth Allen of Gainesville; and grandchildren, Kyle Pilgrim, Logan Pilgrim, Kelsey Pilgrim and Kody Mintz.

Online condolences can be made to the family at

Barrett Funeral Home, Cleveland.

The Northeast Georgian

February 15, 2013