BAPCHULE — Randall Blaise James, 74, died on Feb. 8, 2023, at Chandler Regional Medical Center.
Mr. James was born in Sacaton and was a son of Roy and Irene James. He attended St. Peter Catholic Mission School and Pima Central School. He worked for Gila River Farms and Gila River Gaming Enterprises in the benefits department.
He attended St. Peter Catholic Church. He enjoyed reading mysteries, American history and the "Little Black Book." He was kind, thoughtful, friendly, interested in the people around him and inquisitive. He enjoyed his orange tabby, Kitty Paws.
He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Sharon Kay; two daughters, Celia and Renalda; and a grandson. He was preceded in death by a brother, Lawrence James, and two sisters, Rita and Lupe.
Funeral Mass celebrated at 8 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 18, at St. Peter Catholic Church. Burial in Sacate Cemetery.