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 W. Jennings Jr., age 69

Fatally shot on August 8, 2016 in Little Mountain, South Carolina.

James was killed by deputies after he allegedly threatened his wife with a gun and pointed it at deputies.

James was a veteran with PTSD.

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