Thursday, September 12, 1918
W. F. James passed away Sunday afternoon, September 1st, 1918 at his home in Sand Hollow after an illness of nine days with apoplexy, and was buried Tuesday afternoon at Payette, Idaho. Services were held at the M. E. Church conducted by Rev. Wallace, and interment was in Riverside Cemetery.
W. F. James was born March 25th, 1864 near Crawfordsville, Indiana. He married Emma Rocke of Quincy, Kansas, Greenwood County, June 15, 1892. He is survived by a widow, father and mother, two sisters, two brothers, relatives, friends and neighbors to mourn his loss. There were beautiful floral offerings. Since coming west he made many friends. His was a genial, friendly disposition which won him friends among the young as well as the older people.