GILLSVILLE - James A. Welborn, 88, died Tuesday, July 31, 2012, at Northridge Health and Rehabilitation.
He was born in Banks County, the son of the late William H. and Maggie Eller Welborn. He was a member of Pine Grove Baptist Church and was a poultry and cattle farmer. Mr. Welborn was preceded in death by his wife, Essie Lou Sanders Welborn.
Survivors include daughters, Joleen Ferguson, Gillsville, and Kay W. Harris, Lula; son, Aaron Welborn, Commerce; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m., Wednesday, August 1, at Pine Grove Baptist Church with the Revs. David Harbin and Tim Strickland officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday, July 31, from 5 to 8 p.m.
Little-Ward Funeral Home, Commerce, is in charge of arrangements.