WARREN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – On Easter Sunday, April 21, 2019, James L. Grubbs Sr., age 70, of Warren, Ohio passed away at home with his family at his side.
James was born on September 4, 1948 in Montgomery, Alabama to Jonnie J. and Rossie (Gilford) Grubbs.
James is survived by his wife, Rosalind Levey Grubbs; sons, James (Mary) Grubbs, Jr., Edward D. (Denise) Grubbs and Ronnie L. Grubbs all of Warren, Ohio; grandchildren, Jamika, J’Taya, Isabella, Ivyonna, Dominic, Dylan, Edward, Jr., Kieron J., My’Eisha D. and Ronia L. Grubbs; siblings, Ruth Grubbs of Texas, Roy Grubbs, David S. Grubbs of Austintown and Raymond Grubbs of Warren; uncle, Joe Gilford of Warren; aunt, Flossi Warren-Tabor of Warren, his “daughter”, Qiana Jones; daughter-in-law, Tracey Grubbs and the mother of his sons and his former wife, Althea McCorkle.
A memorial will be held from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at Freeway Lanes of Warren, 2700 Parkman Road NW, Warren, OH 44485.
Arrangements handled by Cremation & Funeral Service by Gary S. Silvat, Inc. To leave condolences for the family go .
A television tribute will air Friday, April 26 at the following approximate times: 12:25 p.m. WKBN, 6:58 p.m. on MyYTV and 10:37 p.m. FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.