Funeral services for James "Johnny" Monroe Almond are scheduled for 11:00 A. M. Tuesday, May 13, 2014, Lowe Funeral Home Chapel of the Chimes, Quitman with Reverend James Nickell officiating. Burial will follow at 2:30 P.M. in Moore Memorial Gardens, Arlington. Family will receive friends 1 hour prior to service time at Lowe Funeral Home. Johnny was born May 20, 1926 in Minden, LA to Walter and Arria Lee Cox Almond. He was Manager/Supervisor for NAPA Auto Parts and served in the United States Navy duing WWII.
Johnny is preceded in death by his wife Bettie Almond January 10, 2014. He is survived by a brother Joe Almond, Minden, LA; and 3 sisters, Dorothy Eskews, Josephine Ruffin and Annie Ree Bryant, Minden, LA. and several nieces and nephews.