James Lee Foley, 65, of Bismarck, died Friday, December 23, 2011 at his home.
James Lee Foley, 65, of Bismarck, died Friday, December 23, 2011 at his home. He was born May 28, 1946, the son of the late Everette and Louvinia Sallis Foley Sr. He and his wife currently owned and operated the Degray One Stop & Marine Store. He previously worked for National Investors Life Insurance / Metlife for 29 years. He was, for a short time, a member of the U. S. Marine Corps, and a member of the Back 40 Hunting Club.
A brother, Everette Foley Jr., and a sister, Gwendolyn Cole, preceded him in death.
He leaves his wife, Sheila Koosmann Foley; three daughters, Tammy Hawley of North Little Rock, Leigh Carson and husband, Randy of Jacksonville, Jill Lemley and husband, Patrick, of Batesville, five grandchildren, Shon Hawley, Cody Hawley, Ashleigh Carson, Ryan Lemley and Rylee Lemleya sister, Barbara Sanders of Mississippi; and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 28 at Ruggles-Wilcox Funeral Home in Arkadelphia with Brother Chris Morrison officiating. Interment will be in DeRoche Cemetery. Visitation will be 12:30 p.m. until service time Wednesday at the funeral home.
The online guest register is available at www.ruggleswilcox.com.