LINDEN, Texas—James Clifton Lanier Jr., 66, of Linden died Monday, Nov. 5, 2012, at his home.

Mr. Lanier was born June 28, 1946, in Dallas. He was a cattle rancher.

Survivors include his wife, Paula Lanier of Linden; his mother, Sarah Lanier of Bedford, Texas; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Corenne and Jack Hill of Euless, Texas, and Genoice and Lewis Wright of Garland, Texas; and a number of other relatives.

Services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Reeder-Davis-Schindler Funeral Home. Burial will be in Center Grove Cemetery.

Visitation will be 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Online registration is at

reeder-davis.com.



Published: 11/07/2012