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Old 12-11-2009, 07:26 PM   #1
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JamesB Passed Away This Afternoon.

JamesB, A frequent contributor to BBQ Central and The Texas BBQ Forum passed away today.
Below is Gator's post from the TBBQF. Please think of his family with Thoughts and Prayer.

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Its with great regret I type this note. I learned a little while ago that JamesB died this afternoon. I cant begin to express the complete sense of loss I am feeling for his family, friends and many forum friends. There are very few whole heartedly good people in the world. James was. He was a caring friend who always pitched in, helped out and went the extra mile to help those who knew him. I just cant put to words the sorrow I feel for losing him. He will be deeply missed.

I don't have all the details, what I currently understand is that James had some type of breathing issues that flared up occasionally and this afternoon those breathing issues overtook him and he died before the paramedics could get there.

Please pray for his family.

As I receive more details, we will post those here. I know in the days, weeks and months to come we will want to remember all the good things James did + offer our love and support to his family.


Proverbs 3: 5 - 6. Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not to your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight.

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Old 12-11-2009, 07:49 PM   #2
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Re: JamesB Passed Away This Afternoon.

He was taken from us too early. Just 44 years young. He will be missed.
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Old 12-11-2009, 08:05 PM   #3
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WOW...JamesB has been a VALUED member of this forum in MANY respects. He will be missed!!! Thoughts to his family and friends!!
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Old 12-11-2009, 08:33 PM   #4
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Re: JamesB Passed Away This Afternoon.

I am speechless.....and very saddened to hear this. I thoroughly enjoyed James posts and pic's, he was a true BBQ Master. God bless him and his family. This really sucks.
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Old 12-11-2009, 09:34 PM   #5
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Re: JamesB Passed Away This Afternoon.

I am new to the forum but really enjoyed JB's posts fun videos and great recipes - my thoughts to his family.
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Old 12-11-2009, 09:57 PM   #6
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Re: JamesB Passed Away This Afternoon.

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I am new to the forum but really enjoyed JB's posts fun videos and great recipes - my thoughts to his family.
I'm pretty sure that JamesB and JB are two different guys. None the less my sincerest condolences to the family. A loss is always hard and particulary so before the holidays.
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Old 12-11-2009, 10:01 PM   #7
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Re: JamesB Passed Away This Afternoon.

My condolences to his family and frieds.
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Old 12-11-2009, 10:16 PM   #8
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Re: JamesB Passed Away This Afternoon.

JamesB was one member I always enjoyed reading his posts & resposes.
I am fairly new here at BBQ Central, but i have grown accustomed to seein' him
around here. My prayers go out to James's family & friends during this time of
sorrow & grief.
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Old 12-11-2009, 10:38 PM   #9
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Re: JamesB Passed Away This Afternoon.

I'm so very sorry to hear this terible news, I thought of him as a guy that was very helpfull to all. Condolences to all his family and friends, I know he will be missed in all the barbecue communites he was a part of.

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I am new to the forum but really enjoyed JB's posts fun videos and great recipes - my thoughts to his family.
I'm pretty sure that JamesB and JB are two different guys. None the less my sincerest condolences to the family. A loss is always hard and particulary so before the holidays.
Now I see who he was, TX not LA, he was great at offering words of encouragement to a Noob like me, I'm really going to miss him. Thoughts to his family.
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