In Memoriam
James "Jim" Miller Hussey

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Carlisle Funeral Home

James "Jim" Miller Hussey

May 5, 1948 - Jul 10, 2017

James “Jim” Miller Hussey - Age 69
May 5, 1948 – July 10, 2017
Tarboro, NC

Jim was born on May 5, 1948 in Tarboro, NC, the son of the late Jean Marie Miller Hussey and Dr. Howard Summerell Hussey, Jr. Jim was the step-son of the late Alice Leigh Hargrove Hussey.

A Celebration of Life for Jim will be held at 2:00pm on Saturday, July 15, 2017 at Howard Memorial Presbyterian Church.

Jim was a lifetime member of Howard Memorial Presbyterian Church, where he served as a Deacon and an Elder for many years. He worked over 40 years at Hussey Automotive and served on the Board of Directors at Tarboro Savings Bank over 20 years. Jim caught the World’s Record Bluefish in January of 1972 and still holds that record.

Jim is survived by his loving wife, Gail Scott Hussey; daughter, Gwen Hussey Lambeth and husband, Bryan of Raleigh and son, James “Jim” Miller Hussey, Jr. of Raleigh. He leaves his brothers Howard Hussey, III and wife, Peggy of Greenville and Bill Hussey and wife Trish of Durham; and his sister Jean Hussey Adams and husband Jim of Bonlee. Also surviving are his step-brothers Clark Hargrove of Haverford, PA., Alex Hargrove and wife Nora of Wilmington and Brian Hargrove and husband David of New York. Also surviving are many wonderful nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great nephews.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Howard Memorial Presbyterian Church, 303 East Saint James Street, Tarboro, NC – HMPC Sessional Fund.

Arrangements are by Carlisle Funeral Home, Inc., of Tarboro. Online Condolences may be directed to the family by visiting