James Claude Queen Jr. "Junior"
Last updated 5/19/2021 at 3:15pm
James Claude Queen Jr., 82, of Brevard, passed away May 14, 2021, at Pisgah Manor, after a period of declining health.
Junior, as he was known as, was born Nov. 14, 1938, in Jackson County, N.C., to the late Claude H. Queen and Mary Jane Prince Queen. He was also preceded in death by one sister, Carolyn Queen Young, and by one brother, Henry Queen.
He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Phoebe H. Queen; son, Mark A. Queen, of Brevard; three sisters, Dorothy (Ralph Maxie) Conner, Kathy (John) Hayes, and Jeanette Queen; two brothers, Albert (Marylee) Queen, and Delbert (Joanie) Queen.