Mr. James Stacy “Tom” Locklear, 80, of Lumberton, NC was born March 13, 1941 and departed this life on Wednesday, November 17, 2021. He was the son of the late Mr. Reedy and Mrs. Annie Neal Locklear. He was preceded in death by two sisters: Ms. Shelby Jane Cummings and Ms. Clara P. Oxendine; two brothers: Mr. Bobby Locklear and Mr. Robert Earl Locklear; his significant other of 50 years: Ms. Reedy Mae Wilkins of Red Springs.
The graveside service will be 2 p.m. Sunday, November 21, 2021 at Burnt Swamp Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Kary Wilkins officiating.
Mr. Locklear is survived by three sisters: Mrs. Marnece Locklear (late Benjamin), Ms. Hazel Carter of Lumberton and Mrs. Verlene Tyner (Harold) of Pembroke and a host of relatives and friends.
May God tenderly comfort the family & friends of Mr. James Stacy Locklear during this most difficult time and give you strength to endure the pain of your loss.