November 27, 1978 ~ December 11, 2022

James Douglas Seal, 44, of Bear Creek, passed away on Sunday, December 11, 2022.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, December 16, 2022, at Smith & Buckner Funeral Home, 230 N. Second Ave., Siler City with Pastor Tim Qualls officiating.

James was born in Forest County, Mississippi, the son of Ivan Seal and Marilyn Tucker. He was a member of Old Paths Baptist Church. James enjoyed participating in the Special Olympics. He is preceded in death by his mother, Marilyn Boone Tucker, and brother, Christopher Seal.

Survivors include his father, Ivan Seal of Bear Creek; brother, David M. Seal, of Mississippi; and stepfather, Gary Tucker of Bear Creeks.

Memorials may be made to the North Carolina Down Syndrome Alliance, P.O. Box 99562, Raleigh, NC 27624.

Smith & Buckner Funeral Home is assisting the Seal family.

Online condolences may be made at www.smithbucknerfh.com.