James "Boots" Cupps, 83 years, passed away on Wednesday, October 8, 2003. James was born in Trinity, Texas to James and Mallissia Cupps on July 6, 1920. At the time of his death he was a resident of St. James House in Baytown, Texas.
He was preceded in death by his parents, 2 brothers, 2 sisters, and 1 step-son. He is survived by his children, Iris Allen of Houston, TX, Jan Lorfing and husband Jacob of Channelview, TX, David Cupps and wife Karen of Carthage, TX, Jim Cupps and wife Twiliah of Fulshear, TX, Eileen Cupps of Louisiana and step-daughter, Debbie Kaspar and husband Fred of Victoria, Texas; 11 grandchildren; and 8 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 1:00 until 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 12, 2003 at Earthman Funeral Home, 3919 Garth Road, Baytown, TX. Funeral Services will be at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, October 13, 2003, also at Earthman's with Pastor Tom Dicus officiating. Interment will be at Cedar Crest Cemetery, 3010 Ferry Rd. in Baytown. Pallbearers will be Jeff Lorfing, Darrin Bartel, Greg Goodson, John Riddle, Robert Dunaway and Paul Dunaway.
The family would like to thank the staff at St. James House for the special care and love James was shown while residing there.
Homegoing arrangements are under the direction of Earthman Funeral Directors, 3919 Garth Road, Baytown, TX.