James J. Shaver, age 83, of Bristol, Tenn., passed away on Friday, March 8, 2019 at Bristol Regional Medical Center.

He was born March 10, 1935 in Bristol, Tenn., a son of the late Robert and Mary Richardson Shaver. James was a lifelong resident of the Bristol area and was a former employee of the Cambridge House. He was of the Baptist faith. In addition to his parents, James was preceded in death by his wife, Carol Shaver.

He is survived by his son, James Brian Shaver; sister, Hiley Moore; brother, Landon Shaver and wife Linda; and several nieces and nephews.

Online condolences may be registered at www.weaverfuneralhome.net. Arrangements have been made with Weaver Funeral Home and Cremation Services.