Mrs. Louweene James, age 76, of Portland, Florida passed away February 19, 2008. She was born January 4, 1932 in Moultrie, Georgia to George and Eure Mason Eberhardt.
Mrs. James had been a resident of Portland. She was Methodist by faith. She enjoyed building; she built her own house and barn. She enjoyed fishing and driving race cars, having driven in the Powder Puff Derby. She worked in a factory making some of the first Air Condition condensers, being the first female union representative. She was always willing to help others.
Mrs. James was preceded in death by her parents, her husbands Art Nicometo, Joseph Colman and Lawrence James, two sisters Margaret and Dimp.
Mrs. James is survived by her two sons Rocky T. Coleman and wife Wanda of New Holland, Pennsylvania and AL Austin and wife Theresa of Crestview, Florida, one daughter Judy Caswell of Freeport, Florida, two brothers Eric Eberhardt of North Carolina and George E. Eberhardt of St. Petersburg, Florida, one sister Venita Sawyer of Orlando, Florida,7 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren, special nephew Brian Eberhardt, nieces, nephews, friends and step-children also survived.
Visitation services will be conducted at 6:00~8:00 PM, Friday, February 22, 2008 at Clary-Glenn Freeport Chapel Funeral Home; 150 East Highway 20, Freeport, Florida 32439.
Funeral services will be conducted at 10:00 AM, Saturday, February 23, 2008 at Clary-Glenn Freeport Chapel Funeral Home, with Dr. Jim White officiating.
Burial will follow in the Black Oak Cemetery.
[Burial: Black Oak Cemetery, Portland]