James “Jim” Lawrence Lemonds

August 28, 1953 ~ March 28, 2024 (age 70)

James “Jim” Lawerence Lemonds, age 70, of Tabor City, NC, died Thursday, March 28, 2024 in the McLeod Loris Hospital.  Born August 28, 1953 in High Point, NC, he was the son of the late Ica Crockhan.

He is survived by his wife, Robin Buffkin Lemonds of the home; four children, Nick Lemonds (Tiffanie) of St. Amant, LA, Holly Strickland of Tabor City, Brooklyn Strickland of Tabor City, and Jerod Strickland of Tabor City; six grandchildren, Jordyn Strickland, Temberli Phipps, Peylin Phipps, Jenna Lemonds Allman, Harleigh Lemonds, and Gavin Lemonds; and one great grandchild, Kiara Strickland.

In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by his brother, William “Bill” Lemonds.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, April 2, 2024 from 5 PM to 7 PM in the Inman Ward Funeral Home Chapel.


A service of Inman Ward Funeral Home & Crematory.