Alexander H. James, JR

July 23, 1948 ~ July 7, 2021 (age 72)

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Alexander James was born to Alexander and Alice in 1948. Alexander was affectionately known as “Chick” to family and friends in the Amsterdam Projects where he grew up. He was kind, charismatic and very popular. He had a love of life, family, music and basketball. He is survived by his adoring wife, Victoria, daughter Darlene, son  Elgin, daughter-in-law Marisa, brother Bruce  and sister-in-law Ruthie. He also leaves behind grandchildren Dayvon, Elgin, and Amar’e; great-grandchildren Shaniya, Jaya and Roman along with nieces Vernetta, Shante, grand-nieces Destiny and Tamia, grand-nephews Glen and Elijah, cousins Rita, Terri, Kamau and host of other loving relatives.




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July 13, 2021

1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Manhattan Funeral Service
2242 1st Ave
New York, NY 10029

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