James Stamper Born - 1919 FAIRBORN, OH – James O. Stamper, age 88, of Fairborn, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, August 8, at Greene Memorial Hospital in Xenia, Ohio. He was born February 22, 1919 in Olive Hill, the son of the late Jesse and Gracie Stamper. He was also preceded in death by a sister, Arlie Stamper. James was a World War II Veteran and he received a purple heart, three bronze stars for bravery, and a good conduct medal. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, RaJean Stamper of Fairborn, Ohio; two sons, James Ronnie Stamper of Boise, Idaho and Keith Stamper of Fairborn, Ohio; two brothers, Leonard Stamper of Charlotte, North Carolina and Marvin Stamper of Olive Hill; two sisters, Ola Mae Warick of Indiana, and Dixie of California; also surviving are two grandchildren Keith D. Stamper and Keri Stamper Zonkoski; four great-grandchildren, Bryce Stamper Zonkoski, Keith D. Stamper Jr., Brooke Stamper Zonkoski, and Patrick Stamper. Graveside services were held August 8, at 1 p.m. at the Garvin Ridge Cemetery. The service was officiated by Adam Buckler.
Submitted by: Linda Cheeks Pittano