James B. Emerson

October 3, 1950 ~ March 17, 2011

James B. Emerson, 60, of Starks, La. died March 17, 2011 in Amarillo, Tx. Funeral services will be held on Monday, March 21, 2011 at 2p.m. in Robison Funeral Home Chapel. The family will receive friends on Monday, March 21, 2011 from 11 a.m. until time of service at Robison Funeral Home. James was a native of Jonesboro, AR., and grew up in Iowa Falls, Iowa, then coming to LA. in 1989. He married his wife, Darthy on May 22, 1999. He was self-employed as a truck driver for 40 year and owned 2nd Chance Transportation, LLC. James is survived by his wife, Darthy Emerson of Starks, LA., daughter, Raetta and husband, Lucius and son by heart, Curtis James Mitchell all of Starks, LA., mother, Imogene Emerson of Iowa Falls, Iowa, 2 brothers, Pete Emerson and wife, Judy and Tim Emerson all of Iowa Falls, Iowa, 2 sisters, Becky Thompson and husband, Kent of Lawton, Iowa and Lisa Riebkes of DesMoine, Iowa. 5 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild.

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  1. My Heart goes out to Darthy!! Jim was the best!!! He was a excellent man!! He surely will be missed!! My condolences to all his family!

  2. What a great friend Jim was and very hardworking man. He will surely be missed by us, as well as all that knew him.. God Bless his family in this time of loss…

  3. Hey james emerson hate to know you left so soon I will always remember your face of a good man it was a pleasure knowing you. I wish all the family good.

  4. Dear Darthy, I am so sorry to hear about James. I was shocked as I'm sure you all are. I had to take a double look. My heart goes out to you and your family. My thougths and prayers are with you and your family. In case you don't remember who I am, I work @ w.R. Grace. I was working with Karen Brossard. I now work @ Main Gate. May God Bless You, Juanita Spell

  5. My thoughts and prayers go out to all of Jims family and loved ones.Jim will greatly be missed.I know I'm gonna miss my friends humor and conversation, and his smile.I always looked looked forward to seeing him when I come through town.May God be with him and his family as we all say our goodbyes toJim.Through God we have the hope and promise that that we will see him again.

  6. My heart is breaking and I cannot imagine what you feel Sis. I am so sorry and hope God will keep carrying you as long as you need him to. I know there is only one set of footprints now but one day you will have your own footprints back and whenever you need me I will carry your burdens for you with all my heart I love you. Sis

  7. I am so sorry to hear about Jim. He was a good man… I know he made his way up to heaven…I really know how you feel…He is in good hands now…If you need anything please let us know… We love you Darthy Jean and boys

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