Graveside services for James D. Bilton will be held at 11:30 a.m., Thursday, August 28, 2014, at Mt. Zion Cemetery in Minden, under the direction of Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Minden. Officiating will be the Rev. Ronnie Whitlock. The family will receive friends from 9 until 10:45 a.m. Thursday, August 28, 2014, at Rose-Neath Funeral Home.
James was born Jan. 14, 1949, in Minden, and entered into rest August 25, 2014, in Shreveport. He served his country in the United States Navy.
His parents, Robert Bilton and Louise Cox Bilton preceded him in death.
He is survived by his sister, Bashie Bilton of Dubberly and nephews, Robert James Grice and Kyler Thomas Grice.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, American Cancer Society or donor's choice.