James Kemp was born on July 22, 1951 in Minden to the late Bishop and Katie Kemp. James was called home to be with the Lord on August 12, 2012 in Shreveport.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Elie Lewis and Michael Charles Jackson; and sisters, Nellie Mae Sergent and Alice Robinson.
Memories of James Kemp will be cherished by his sister, Hattie Lewis of Minden; three brothers, Clifford Kemp (Shirley), Esper Kemp (Essie), both of Dallas, Texas and Bishop Kemp (Nettie) of Couchwood; 15 nieces; 13 nephews; great-nieces and nephews; aunts and uncles; relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, August 18, at 2 p.m. at Bright Star Baptist Church with Rev. George Rice, officiating. Interment will follow at Bright Star Cemetery. Visitation will be held Friday, August 17 in the chapel of Kennon's Mortuary from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m.
Services are entrusted to Kennon's Mortuary. Email condolences may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.Subscribe to Read!