James Daniel ‘Jamie’ Britt

Published 11:01 am Thursday, June 20, 2019

Mr. James Daniel “Jamie” Britt, 42, of Advance and formerly of Wadesboro, died Sunday, June 16, 2019 in Wilmington.

The family will greet friends Saturday, June 22 at Leavitt Funeral Home, Wadesboro, from noon-1:30 p.m. with the service following in the chapel with the Rev. Scott Faw officiating.

He was born May 24, 1977 in Richmond County, a son of Jimmy Ray “Red” Britt and Shirley Ann Williams Britt.  He was a 1995 graduate of Anson High School and was employed with Elevate Roofing.

He was an enthusiastic UNC Tar Heel fan. He enjoyed playing pool and to simply have fun. He had a way with people, putting everyone at ease and was willing to do anything for anyone. He had a larger than life personality. He could fill any room with love and acceptance of all people, and was friends with people from all walks of life.

Surviving: his wife, Adele Ridenhour Britt; his children, Jamison Ryan Britt and Emily Jane Britt; his mother, Shirley Britt of Wadesboro; his father and step-mother, Red and Judie Britt of Lilesville; his brother and sister-in-law, Tommy Dale and Trina Britt of Concord; his nephew and niece, Travis and Aleksa; and his brother-in-law, David Ridenhour of Advance.

Memorials: Special Olympics Davie County, 644 N. Main St., Mocksville.

Condolences: www.leavittfh.com.