March 31, 1954 – July 2, 2019
BUNN – James Kemp Ruffin, Sr., 65, died Tuesday. He was born in Wake County to the late James McGee & Marie Kemp Ruffin. He was a truck driver all his life. He also was an EMT with Mount Pleasant Rescue Squad & a volunteer fireman with Middlesex, Fire Department. He was preceded in death by his wife, Martha Bell Bottoms Ruffin.
He is survived by his children, James Kemp Ruffin, Jr. (Heather) of Middlesex, Darren Ruffin of Youngsville, brother, Neil Ruffin (Jackie) of Middlesex & 7 grandchldren.
Visitation will be 6-7 pm, Tuesday, Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, 211 W. Third St., Wendell. www.stricklandfuneral.com