James Lynn Toney

January 22, 1942 ~ July 20, 2010

James L. Toney, 68, of Lake Charles passed away at 5:31 PM, Tuesday, July 20, 2010 in a local hospital.

He was a native of Glenmora, Louisiana and a graduate of Glenmora High School. Mr. Toney has lived in Lake Charles since 1965. Mr. Toney worked for Pelican Supply Company, PVF, Wallace Supply, Reynolds Pipe and Supply, and Deep South Oilfield Supply. He was a Veteran of the U. S. Air Force. He was an avid LSU fan and loved dancing with his wife.

He is survived by his wife of forty-five years, Cheryl Tullier Toney of Lake Charles; threes sons, Jeff Toney of Lake Charles, Stacy Toney of Reeves, and Lane Toney and wife Lisa of Troy, IL; two grandsons; three sisters, Sandra Lawrence, Bobby June Fox, and Carla Britt.

A gathering of family and friends will be from 1:00 PM until 3:00 PM, Saturday, July 24, 2010 at Johnson Funeral Home.

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  1. Cheryl and family, we are so so sorry. It is hard to know what to say. I know we only met Jimmy once, but we really enjoyed the few days we spent together. By knowing Chris (Lane), we can tell he was a very good father. I wanted to tell you that we did not send flowers, but are sending a rememberance gift to your home. Our hearts go out to you and your family. Bill, Jeannie, Jill, Charles, Matt and Mike

  2. So sorry to hear of Mr. Toney's passing. May he rest in peace. Your old neighbors from California St. Buddy and Faye Soileau.

  3. To the family…I'm so sorry to hear the passing away of James. I worked with him for 5 years at Wallace Co., I was the secretary. My thoughts are prayers are with each one of you.

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