Rev. James Edward Lankford (2018-08-27 14:36:06)

Rev. James Edward Lankford, age 71, of Wilkesboro, NC passed away Friday, August 24, 2018 at the Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston- Salem.

He was a graduate from Holmes Bible College with a Holmes Seminary Degree; and a US Air Force Veteran. He was also a Home Care Aide. Rev. Lankford was born June 26, 1947 in Wilkes County, NC to Cansue and Vernie Cannon Lankford. Rev. Lankford was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Clyde, William and Floyd Lankford; and sister, Nina Call.

Rev. Lankford is survived by his sister; Juanita O’Neal of Wilkesboro; several nieces, nephews; and cousins.

A private family service will be held. Miller Funeral Services are in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made at