CHARLEMONT: James Scanlon, 54 of Claremont died November 22, in Baystate Franklin Medical Center in Greenfield.
He leaves his father with whom he lived, James Scanlon Sr. his mother Charlotte (Holmes) Breauno of Fall River, his children Ashley, Tylor, Chloe, Kaylin, his maternal grandparents Lloyd and Alice Holmes of Fall River, a brother Robert Scanlon and his wife Annie of Walpole, NH. a sister Lisa Scanlon of Otis.
He was Born in Fall River and lived in Claremont area for several years.
Jim was a Ford diesel and general mechanic and worked for several Ford dealerships. He also worked for Belanger Brothers Show for several years.
Jim enjoyed fixing and repairing mechanical things. He had a talent for looking at a problem and figuring out a solution to get it running or repaired.
He was a very caring and social person and could carry on a conversation with anyone.
There are 2 planned Memorial Services for Jim, FIRST, Sunday, January 26, from 1 to 4PM at The Eagles Club, 52 State Street Buckland, MA,
SECOND, Saturday, February 1, 1 to 4PM at the Lafayette Club, 18 Lakeview Ave. Taunton, Ma.
Belanger-Bullard Funeral Home, 51 Marcy St. Southbridge is directing arrangements.