7/1/15 —- James Garland Ambrose

James Garland Ambrose, age 83 of Tullahoma, Tennessee passed away, Wednesday, July 1, 2015 at his residence.

No services are scheduled.

Mr. Ambrose a native of Martin County, North Carolina, was the son of the late Garland Maxie and Ernestine White Ambrose.

He was a U S Air Force veteran, retiring after 21 years of service and then worked as a Supply Supervisor at Tennessee Technological Center. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge #262 and #517, Eastern Star #196 and the Masonic Lodge of Research.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister, Norma Shackelford.

Mr. Ambrose is survived by his wife, Sharon E. Ambrose of Tullahoma; three sons, Lee Ambrose and his wife, Angela of Lynchburg, James G. Ambrose, Jr. and his wife, Sarah of Lynchburg and William Ambrose and his wife, Kim of Estill Springs; three daughters, Rose Marie Carpenter of Lewisburg, Debra Ambrose Millen and her husband, Ray of Tullahoma and Jada Ambrose of Tullahoma; one brother, Rudolph Ambrose and his wife, Inez of Greenville, NC; two sisters, Annie Ruth Raymond and her husband, Bert of Michigan and Lillian Hughes of Michigan; fifteen grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made to the Shriners Children’s Hospital, the American Cancer Society or the Hospice of the Highland Rim.

The Ambrose Family would like to thank Hospice Compassus for the wonderful care Mr. Ambrose received.