Dereck L. James, age 26

Lost to gun violence on March 23, 2018 in Warfield, Kentucky.

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  • Nickname:
    1 Bub
    2 DJ
    1 d
    2 d man
    1 big daddy
  • Number of children:
    1 2 sons ages 2 and 3
  • Personality:
    1 loving
    2 kind hearted
    2 sweet
    1 protective of his family
    1 fun
    1 generous
    1 friendly
    1 outgoing
    2 heart of gold
    2 a laidback country boy
    2 a true friend
  • Occupation:
    1 Construction
    1 home remodeling
  • Workplace:
    1 Smith Construction
  • Schools attended:
    1 Runyon Elementary, Belfry Middle, Belfry High School
  • Comments:
    1 I love and miss you so much son!
    1 love n miss u big bro.....ill see ua again one day
    1 forever loved and missed
    1 loved fishing
    1 it feels like i've just lost you. i love you big brother. so much. more than rhe words i compose.
    1 Sis Sis loves you, Bub!! I miss you every day!!
    1 sending loving thoughts and prayers
    2 RIP Dereck. Forever loved and missed.
    1 such a good friend
    1 rest easy derek jystice will be served
    1 As long as I live Son.. you will live, be remembered and be loved! RIP my precious angel
    1 stg i miss u D hunting season ant the same this year without u here R.I.P Big Brotha
    3 We wont stop until justice is served for you Derek! we love you!!
    1 nana loves and misses you dereck
    1 Still praying for the family. prayers for justice
    1 We miss having you coming up to Indiana and spenind time with us!
    2 sesnding loving thoughts and prayers
    1 prayera for your family and frienda derek y are missed baby i miss u so much
    1 dereck lee the babies and i love and miss you so so very much. ❤️
    1 fighting for justice baby boy🤗🤗🤗🤗
    1 I love and miss you son! I will keep fighting for justice until I take my last breath!
    1 Praying for justice soon. I wouldn't want to be in the shoes office the cold heartless murders
    1 miss you big D. 💜
    1 r.i.p derek you are very missed
    1 Love you so much my precious spoiled boy forever Mamaw💙
    1 Merry 1st Christmas in Heaven my sweet angel! I love and miss you son so
    1 Happy 1st New Year In Heaven my sweet angel! i love and miss you so much son
    1 I love you so much and miss you so bad!!!

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