Every day in the U.S. about 89 people are shot dead in one way or another. At GunMemorial.org we try to post pages for all of these people even though the circumstances of their deaths can be drastically different.

James Purdie, age 43

Fatally shot on April 26, 2016 in Lumber Bridge, North Carolina.

Photo sources:

News sources:

13 candles have been lit for James.
Light a candle for James.

The people with the most candles in the past 24 hours are featured on our homepage.

Ask your friends to light a candle or come back tomorrow to light another candle for James.

You can add to James's profile:

  • Nickname:
  • Number of children:
  • Personality:
  • Occupation:
  • Workplace:
  • Schools attended:
  • Comments:

Other nearby fatal shootings: