OBITUARY: James Ligon Gregory


James Ligon Gregory, age 85, of Mt. Juliet, Tennessee passed away on Sunday, January 15, 2023.

Jim was born in Giles County, TN and was the son of the late, Ligon Green Gregory and Julia Burgess Gregory.

He was a member of Mt. Juliet Church of Christ. Jim served in the U.S. Air Force and retired as a Master Sergeant. He then began his career in Flight Service with Federal Aviation. Jim was a huge supporter of the Churches of Christ Disaster Relief Effort and drove for them for many years after his retirement.

He is survived by:
Wife of 65 years – Margaret Gregory
Children – Tommy (Sally) Gregory and Pam (Lonnie) Pittman
Sister – Betty Sue Butler
Grandchildren – Jason Pittman and Melanie Pittman
Great-grandchildren – Thomas Pittman, Maggie Pittman and James Pittman
Several nieces and nephews

Funeral services will be conducted at 12 noon Monday, January 23, 2023 at Bond Memorial Chapel with Bro Craig Evans officiating. Interment with full military honors will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday at Middle Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Churches of Christ Disaster Relief Effort, PO Box 111180, Nashville, TN 37222-1180.

Visitation will be 2-4 p.m. Sunday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615) 773-2663.


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