James William Waugh, 90
JULY 1, 1918-JAN. 22, 2009
FUNKSTOWN - James William Waugh, 90, a resident of Funkstown, Md., died Thursday, Jan. 22, 2009.
Born July 1, 1918, in Funkstown, he was the son of the late Charles Edwin and Barbara Ethel Dixon Waugh.
He was preceded in death by his wife, June Elaine (Black) Waugh, on Dec. 22, 1997.
He served with the 9th Army Air Force, 82nd and 101st, Airborne Division in Africa, Sicily, Italy, England, France, Germany and South America. He received Battle Stars and Good Conduct medals during 3 1/2 years of Army life. He was a marksman sharpshooter.
He was a carpenter by trade. He was employed by Fairchild for 17 years, and retired in 1981. He went into the excavating and hauling business until his final retirement.