H. Robert "Bob" James, 57

H. Robert "Bob" James, 57, of rural Wabash, died at 4:25 p.m., Sunday, May 10, 2020 at Parkview Wabash Hospital.  He was born Aug. 17, 1962 in Marshall, Mich. to Harold Edwin and Virginia Sue (Slaughter) James.

Bob was a 1980 graduate of Warsaw High School. He married Janice Yount in Warsaw on June 6, 1982. He owned and operated Bob's Smoke House in Wabash. He enjoyed hunting, guns, playing pool, and riding Harley Davidson Motorcycles. 

He is survived by his wife, Janice James of Wabash; three children, Krystal Roberts of Elkhart, Bob James and Kyle James, both of Wabash; mother, Virginia Sue James of Indiana; sister, Julie (Mark) Bishopp of Leesburg; four nieces and five nephews.  He was preceded in death by his father.

Friends may call 3-5 p.m. Thursday, May 14, 2020, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service. There will be no service.

The memorial guest book for Bob may be signed at

Posted on 2020 May 11