In loving memory of

James W. Rector
January 28, 1933 - June 27, 2020

James W. Rector age 87 of Knoxville, TN passed away on June 27, 2020. He served in the Army and was originally from Newport, TN.
He is survived by his son, Scott Rector and Lynn Rector; Daughter in law, Lora Rector; grandchildren, Emily Odom, Craig Rector, and Michelle Rector; brother, Donald Rector; great grandchild, Damien Rector; friends, Sherie Bingham and Brandon Lee; pet, Sissy; many beloved nieces, nephews, and sister in laws.
James is preceded in death by his wife, JoAnn Rector; granddaughter, Robin Rector; brothers, Jack Rector, George Rector, Carlon Rector, Frank Rector, and Dallas Rector; sisters, Velma Woods, Alma Mannis, Katherine Arrowood, Helen Coggins, and June Fine.
Gentry Griffey Funeral Chapel is honored to serve the Rector family and invites you to view and sign the online registry.


Gary Rector wrote on Jul 5, 2020:

"You are in our prayers Gary and Cathy Rector."

Mark Baker wrote on Jul 3, 2020:

"Keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers. "