James E. Ervin

Jan 10, 2014

1948 — 2013

WAYNESVILLE — James Everett Ervin, 65, died Nov. 14, 2013.

Born and raised in Charlotte, James was the son of the late Paul R. and Dorothy Denton Ervin.  James graduated from Myers Park High School in 1966 and was a member of the state championship football team that year.  He attended Pfeiffer College, UNC and graduated from Georgia State University and School of Law and was a member of the Georgia State Bar Association.

He is survived by his brother, Paul R. Ervin Jr. and wife, Katharine, of Waynesville; and two sisters, Diana Ervin Strickland and husband, Gerald of Sunset Beach, and Sarah Ervin Smith and husband, Nicholas, of Boiling Spring Lakes.

A service was held at Sharon Memorial Park in Charlotte officiated by the Rev. John Fitzgerald of Providence United Methodist Church.

Memorials may be made to Providence United Methodist Church, 2810 Providence Road, Charlotte, NC  28211.