Gloria "Shug"'s Story
Gloria "Shug" James, 69, of McAlester, died Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017, at her home.
Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26, at Brumley-Mills Chapel in McAlester. Arrangements are under the direction of Brumley-Mills Funeral Home of McAlester.
Gloria was born on July 30, 1948, in McAlester. She was the daughter of Johnnie Marie and Jasper William Luna.
Gloria enjoyed being with friends and family and had a passion for plants and flowers, being outdoors and traveling with her husband.
Gloria is survived by her husband of 53 years, Leland James; her children, Elisa James, William James, and Daniel Randell; niece, Amber Barker; dear friends, Lana and Ed Bargas; sister, Paula Luna; three grandchildren, Clint James, Carly James and Colton James, and great-granddaughter, Cara James. Gloria is also survived by several cousins, nieces, nephews and an aunt.
Gloria was preceded in death by her parents, and several brothers and sisters.
Published on August 16, 2017