William Howard James, Jr. “Howie,” 50, died Wednesday, July 24, 2019 in Granbury, Texas.

Services are under the direction of Heartland Funeral Home in Early. A visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Saturday, July 27, 2019 at Heartland Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 28, 2019 at First Baptist Church in Bangs, Texas with Paster Pepper Dill officiating. Burial will follow at Trickham Cemetery.