On the afternoon of November 21, 2018 James “Jim” Dunigan passed away peacefully amongst family.
A Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00AM Monday November 26, 2018 at St. Pius X Catholic Church 2210 North Elm Street Greensboro, North Carolina.
Jim was born on February 17, 1937 to Gladys (Mooney) and James F Dunigan Sr and lived his childhood in North Chelmsford Massachusetts. He was the oldest of four children. He was predeceased by his brother Brian, and sister Martha, and is survived by his sister Mary of Naples Florida.
In addition to his sister, Jim is survived by the love of his life, and partner of 57 years of marriage, Virginia “Ginny” (Douglas); 3 children, James 3rd “Jay” (spouse Claudia), Jill Coleman and Jeffrey (spouse Mendy); 7 grandchildren, James IV “Jake”, Patrick, Abby, Haley, Sydney and Tyler Dunigan and John Paul Coleman (Spouse Briana), and 2 great grandchildren; Raegan and Ryerson Coleman.
Jim became a Marine of the United States Marine Corp after graduating from Merrimack College (North Andover MA) in 1959. He started his career with Baxter Laboratories followed by over 20 years in the carpet industry ultimately as a Vice President of International sales at Mohasco (Mohawk Carpet) Corporation. Later years were with Fieldcrest Cannon, La-Z-Boy and MIS Corporations. He and Ginny started their family in Loudenville NY, and lived in Charlton NY, Marietta GA and Greensboro NC. His career brought him to all corners of the world and he embraced all people from all cultures with his listening ear, inviting smile and shared laughter, often accompanied by his beautiful bride Ginny. Jim was an active member of St. Pius X; including service with the Knights of Columbus. Up until his death, he worked at the Lambeth-Troxler Funeral home bringing his warmth and sense of humor to those facing especially difficult moments in their lives.
Visitation hours will be Sunday November 25, 2018 from 2pm to 4pm at Lambeth-Troxler Funeral Home 300 West Wendover Avenue Greensboro NC. Memorial gifts may be directed to the St. Francis Springs Prayer Center c/o Jim Dunigan 477 Grogan Road Stoneville NC 27048.
Family and Friends may sign and view the guestbook at www.lambethtroxlerfuneralhome.com.