Mr. James Dupkoski, 77, of Johnson City, died Tuesday, April 3, 2012, at his home.
A native of Johnson City, he was the son of the late Nicklos and Roberta Holland Dupkoski.
James retired from Bolton Block Company after 37 years and loved camping, playing bluegrass music, and spending time with friends and family.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his daughter, Lois Harris; grandson, Jamie Harris; sister, Margeret Hughes; and brother, Donald Dupkoski.
He is survived by his loving wife, Rosa Dupkoski, of the home; two sons, James Dupkoski, of Johnson City, and Allen Dupkoski, of Morristown; grandsons, Mark Dupkoski, of Johnson City, Joshua Dupkoski, of Mosheim, and Daniel Dupkoski; granddaughter, Tashia Dupkoski, of Mosheim; grandsons, Matthew Dupkoski, of Bulls Gap, and Grandson, Joseph Dupkoski, of Johnson City; sisters, Mary Groomes, of Utah, Kathleen Bishop, of California, Gererldine Rosser, of North Carolina, Alice Dupkoski, of Tennessee; brothers, Bill and David Dupkoski, both of North Carolina, Raymond Dupkoski, of Tennessee; and two great grandchildren, Autumn and Marcus Mauk, of Tennessee.
The family will receive friends, Saturday, April 7, 2012, from 12-2:00 p.m. at Morris-Baker Funeral Home with services immediately following at 2 p.m. with Pastor Terry Jones officiating.
Burial will follow the funeral service at Garland Cemetery.
Arrangements entrusted to Morris Baker Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2001 Oakland Ave., Johnson City, TN 37601. (423) 282-1521
Memories and condolences at www.morrisbaker.com.