James Monroe Turnipseed


Funeral services for James Monroe Turnipseed, 90, of Balch Springs will be conducted at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021 at West Oaks Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow at Elm Cemetery. Visitation will be held one hour prior to service time.

James passed away at Dallas Regional Hospital in Dallas Dec. 30, 2020.

James was born Jan. 26, 1930 in Dallas, Texas, the son of George Monroe Turnipseed and Polly Ann Sparks. He married Pauline Fitzgerald and she preceded him in death. James was supervisor over housekeeping at St. Mark School in Dallas.

James is survived by his brothers, J. R. Turnipseed, Truman Turnipseed, Ernest Turnipseed and Louis Turnipseed.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and brothers, George Turnipseed, Wayne Turnipseed, Travis Turnipseed and Mayo Turnipseed; and one sister, Rose Ann Turnipseed.

Memorials may be made to your favorite charity.

Arrangements are under the direction of West Oaks Funeral Home. www.westoaksfuneralhome.com