Dearring, James William
March 29, 1950 – March 25, 2013
Age 62 of Coon Rapids went home to be with the Lord and Mercy Hospital surrounded by his family on March 25, 2013. James was born March 29th, 1950 in Bloomington Indiana to Melvinf. Claybrook and Corine (Nee: Dearring) Claybrook.
James is survived by Sons; Michael (Julie) Dearring, Darren Dearring all of Minnetonka, MN, Kevin Berens of Richfield, MN. Daughters; Tomika (Elijah) Dearring Muhammad of Illinois, Jaquita Berens of Lincoln, NE, Tiffany Sheets of Illinois. Brother; Melvin (Mattie) Claybrook of Racine, Wisconsin. Sisters; Karen (Robert Halliburton) Claybrook, Tonia Claybrook, Susan Claybrook and Cathi Goodwin all of Bloomington, Indiana. Beloved ex-wife Diana Dearring and Grandchildren; Riley, Jalen, Dailee, Devyn Dearring, Elijah Dearring Muhammad, Jada Moore, Ashia, Mario Rhodes, Kevin C. Berens. Special Friends; Fraizer (Jerri) Searcy and James (Mattie) Cushenberry.
His parents Melvin F. Claybrook and Corine D Claybrook and niece Stephanie Claybrook preceded him in death.
Memorial service Thursday, March 28 at 11:00 A.M., at Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church, 3355 N. 4th Street, Minneapolis. Repast to follow at church.