James "JM" Monroe Brittain
February 5, 1927  -  December 31, 2018

Aransas Pass, TX

James Monroe Brittain, U.S. Navy WWII Veteran, passed away December 31, 2018 at the age of 91. James was born on February 5, 1927, in Jacksonville, TX.

He was a loving and devoted husband, uncle, great uncle, brother and friend to many.

He was preceded in death his mother and father, George and Jessie May Brittain; sisters, Peggy Carrick, Billy Pratt and Joe Rogers.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife of over 25 years, Shirley; one step-daughter, Linda (Ben) Tucker; step-son, Charles (Tori) Meissner; grand-daughter, Alexis Boenisch; sister-in-law, Delores Foreman; mother-in-law, Bettye Copeland; nieces, Peggy Helm and Charlotte Seals; nephew, Reggie M. Rogers; great-nephews, Michael Rogers, Reggie R. Rogers, Reed Rogers, Russell Rogers and Dylan Seals; great-nieces, Tina Rowsey, Reagan Rogers and Cheryl Taylor.

JM was a WWII veteran. He served in the Pacific and was life member of the VFW Post 2932 in Aransas Pass. He was also a 32nd Degree Mason for many years. He was the 100th Master of Lodge 1018 in Aransas Pass. He was an adopted uncle to the Dye family; Drew, Jim, Bob and Ronnie with their wives and special friend to many.

A graveside service with Full Military Honors will be held at 10:00a.m. Monday, January 14, 2019 Prairie View Cemetery in Aransas Pass, TX.

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