James Freddie Jamison

James Freddie Jamison, age 74, of Roanoke, WV, died Friday, December 31, 2021, at his home.

He was born January 22, 1947, in Gilmer County, WV, a son of the late Clay Spencer and Laura Mildred Lochart Jamison. On August 19, 1967, he married Anna Marie Rogers who preceded him in death on January 21, 2004.

He is survived by one daughter, Laura Michelle Jamison of Horner, WV; one son, James Phillip Jamison and wife Michele of Roanoke, WV; five granddaughters, Laura Desria Detamore and husband Bub of Burnsville, WV, Ashley B. Murphy and husband Robert of Weston, WV, Katelyn Gortman and husband Kevin of KY, Brooklyn Watson of Roanoke, WV and Katerina Williams and partner Luis Mendoza of TX; three grandsons, Timothy Hammrick and Brent Debarr both of Weston and Sebastian Marple of Roanoke; 22 great-grandchildren and two brothers, Burl Jamison of TX and Earl Jamison of VA.

In addition to his parents and wife he was preceded in death by his sister, Janet Keiffer.

Mr. Jamison was a coal miner.

In honoring his wishes, he will be cremated.

Friends will be received for a memorial gathering Saturday, May 21, 2022, from 11 AM to 12 PM (noon) at the Oil Creek Methodist Church in Roanoke, WV. A memorial service will be held at 12 PM (noon) with Bob Mitchell officiating.

Online condolences may be made to the family at www.polingstclair.com. Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.


Buckhannon: Then and Now – Post Office

Buckhannon: Then and Now. Join us in showcasing the landmarks of Upshur County throughout history and today. On a warm day like today, let’s take it back to cooler times. Check out this photo of

City officials amend ordinance to exclude condominiums from locating within historic districts

BUCKHANNON – Buckhannon City Council approved an ordinance that explicitly permits the placement of condominiums in some residential zones with the exception of the city’s historic districts. On second reading, city council unanimously approved Ordinance 457, which amends section 502(A) […]

Support the awesome local author of this story and unlock unlimited access to exclusive articles posted every single day. Signing up is easy — just tap the button below!


Custom Cabinets takes over lead in men’s golf

TENNERTON – Custom Cabinets scored a big win in week two of the second quarter to take over the top spot in the Buckhannon Country Club Bob Cupp Memorial Golf League standings. Custom Cabinets defeated

WVWC Football Feature Image

Wesleyan announces 2022 football schedule

BUCKHANNON, W.Va. — West Virginia Wesleyan football announced the schedule that will be played in the fall of 2022. The schedule features 11 games including 10 against Mountain East Conference competition. The Bobcats begin the 2022


New state record common carp caught in Summersville Lake

SOUTH CHARLESTON, WV — West Virginia lakes and streams continue to produce both trophy-sized game fish and record catches. On Saturday, May 7, Ayden Minick of Mt. Pleasant, PA, caught and released a new state record common

Thank you for reading this story. Our sponsors make My Buckhannon possible. Show 'em some love!