James Curtis Cline Jr
Mr. James "Jim" Curtis Cline, Jr., 76, of Clemmons died Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012, at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home.
He was born Jan. 27, 1936, in Winchester, Va., the son of the late, James C. Cline, Sr. and Freece Sturgilll Cline. He grew up in Boone. After service in the U.S. Army, he attended Appalachian State University where he met and married Linda Gail Hiatt of Winston-Salem. After graduation from ASU, he worked for Burlington Industries in Chattanooga, Tenn.
In 1962 he moved back to Boone where he owned and managed the Western Auto Store until 1982. He then owned Cline Real Estate Company, specializing in rental property and commercial real estate management and sales until retirement. He and his wife then moved to Clemmons to be nearer their children and grandchildren. He loved playing golf regularly with many good friends at Salem Glen Golf Club in Clemmons.
In addition to his loving wife, Linda of 54 years, he is survived by two daughters, Joanna Rene Williams and husband, Stuart, and Monica Freece Casey and husband, James, of Winston-Salem; one son, James Curtis Cline, III and wife, Carla, of Hendersonville; five granddaughters, Joanna, Christina, and Miranda Williams and Katie and Claire Casey; two sisters, Janie Cape of Bullard, Texas, Linda Stevens and husband, Bob, of Jupiter, Fla.; one brother, Larry Cline and wife, Frances, of Greensboro; a sister-in-law, June Montsinger; a sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Jim and Johnsie Faircloth; and a brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Andy and Sandra Hiatt.
The funeral service will be conducted 1 p.m. Saturday at Centenary United Methodist Church in Clemmons with the Rev. Roland Barnhardt and the Rev. Richelle Sampl officiating. Mr. Cline will lie in state in the church 30 minutes prior to the service. Interment followed in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends following the service at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Centerary United Methodist Church Bldg. Fund, 5280 Hampton Road, Clemmons, N.C. 27012 or to Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home, 101 Hospice Lane, Clemmons, N.C. 27103.
Online condolences may be made at http://www.hayworth-miller.com.