James McLaughlin

LIVINGSTON, Texas — James Henry McLaughlin, age 70, of Livingston, Texas died Friday, November 22, 2013 at Lufkin Memorial Hospital in Texas.

He was raised by his grandparents, Jake and Mable McLaughlin in Eudora, Ark. He served in the Army and worked at several cable TV companies before retiring to Texas.

Survivors are his mother, Lula Mae Hayward; two sisters, Elaine Porter (Tom) and Linda Mays all of Pine Bluff; one uncle, Dale McLaughlin of Brandon, Miss., and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, brother, David Hayward of Pine Bluff and uncle, Bob McLaughlin of Hot Springs, Ark.

Cremated and memorial service will be held at a later date.