James Calvin Talbert, Sr.

James Talbert, Sr.

James Calvin Talbert, Sr., 65, of League City, Texas, died at 4:00 p.m. Monday, December 15, 2014 in his residence with his loving wife at his side.

Jimmy was born January 18, 1949 in Lake Charles, LA and lived most of life in Lake Charles, LA.  He was the second of six children born to the union of Agnes George Talbert and Gabriel Talbert, who preceded him in death.Jimmy attended Second Ward Elementary School and graduated from W. O. Boston High School in 1967.  After graduating, Jimmy became employed at Firestone Polymers until his medical retirement in 2002.

Jimmy is survived by his wife of 20 years, Gloria Louise Allen Talbert; sons, James C. Talbert, II and Jermond C. (Tiffany);daughters, Traci M. Talbert and Joi Janea Johnson;  sisters, Joan Cuba ; Orelia Stevens, Linda Lilly and Faye (Tony) Toussand;  sister-in-law, Bertha Ruth Batiste;  brothers; Donald Ray (Brenda) Talbert, Ernest (Debra) Talbert and Ronald Talbert; grandsons, Kencade Andrus Talbert and Donavan Chase Menard and Jace Donte’Talbert;  granddaughter, Cassandra Yvonne Talbert;  uncles, aunts, and a host of nieces, nephews, God children, and friends.

Visitation will be on Saturday, December 20, 2014  from 6:00 to 7:00 PM followed by Funeral Services at 7:00 PM.  Both services will held at  Carnes Funeral Home 3100 Gulf Freeway, Texas City, TX 77591.  Memorial s may be sent to the Funeral Home.  Dorthea Jones is the Family Funeral Director.