James Cedric Brisson, 81, of Bladenboro passed away Wednesday, January 04, 2023 at UNC Health Southeastern in Lumberton. He was preceded in death by his parents, Caudie Brisson and Eva Brisson; sister, Ora Lee Lanier; brothers: Chappelle Brisson, Cornelius Brisson; wife, Wilma Brisson and son, Jeffrey Brisson.
James leaves behind his sister, Wanda Scott of Clayton, NC; son, Fletcher Brisson of Bladenboro; daughters: Kellie West and Susan Brisson of Bladenboro; grandchildren: Christina Brisson of Bladenboro, Catherine Brisson of Elizabethtown, Austin Brisson of Bladenboro, Tyler Brisson of Charlotte, Shawna West of Elizabethtown, Colby Brisson of Whiteville, Carolyn West, Conner Brisson and Alley Perez, all of Bladenboro; step grandchildren: Ryan and Daniel; great-grandchildren: Channing, Baylyn, Knox and Dallyn.
James adored the time spent with his family. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, mowing his yard, gardening, and fish fry’s. James was an avid UNC Tar Heel fan. His door was always open for his friends and family. His heart of gold and gentle spirit will be remembered by those who loved him.
The family will receive friends from 6-8pm on Saturday, January 7th at Bladen-Gaskins Funeral Home in Elizabethtown. A funeral service will be held at 2pm on Sunday, January 8th at Bethel Baptist Church in Dublin with Dr. Mack Roberts and Rev. Warren Hill officiating service. Burial will follow in the Allen Cemetery.