James Merle Calloway
Funeral Date: 9/23/2015

James Merle Calloway, age 87, of Roseburg, OR, died Wednesday September 16, at his home. Born March 28, 1928 at Ingalls, AR, a son of the late Robert Carson Calloway and Myrtle Frances Huitt Calloway he was retired from International Paper Company, a member of Vine Street Baptist Church and a U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean War. Survivors are his wife Marion Eloise Orr Calloway whom he married February 10, 1951. Two sons Gaylon O. Calloway and spouse Rebecca of Jay, FL, Gregory M. Calloway and spouse Allison of Vancouver, WA. One daughter Regina E. Jayne and spouse David of Fair Oaks, CA. 8 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Also preceding him in death were brothers: Klondis Calloway, Tollie Calloway, Carl Calloway; sisters: Marie Norman, Ruby Greenwood Johnson, Louise Baldwin, and Verna Mae Calloway. Funeral service was 2:00 p.m. Wednesday September 23, at Frazerís Funeral Home with Rev. Joe McClellan officiating. Linda Barrett was organist. Burial with flag presentation was in Union Hill Cemetery at Ingalls by Frazerís Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Bob Calloway, Carl Calloway, Tim Calloway, Rickey Calloway, Jim Baldwin, Ron Baldwin, Dillon Smith and Russell Smith. Honorary pallbearer was Rodney Calloway.



Name: Betty New
Message: Eloise and family I am so sorry to hear about your loss. I will keep you in my prayers and thoughts LOVE YOU Betty Temple New