James Edmund Hamner,67, of Charlottesville,Va.,formerly of Schuyler died Thursday,APril 1,2004.He was the real-life "Jim-Bob" of the television series, "The Waltons."
He was preceded in death by his parents, Earl and Doris Hamner;and two brothers, Bill and Cliff Hamner
Survivors include his brothers and sisters, Earl Hamner Jr. of StudioCity, Calif., Marion Hamner Hawkes of Williamsburg, Audrey J.Hamner ofVinton, PaulHamner of Toms River, N.J. and Nancy Jamerson of Richmond.
Mr. Hammer served in the U.S.Army and was previously employed as manager of Jefferson National Bank.
The above was sent to the Gianninifamily list. and is a partial summary of an obit in the Charlottesville Daily Progress, Sat. April 3,2004
Mr. Hamner was a gggg-grandson of Antonio Giannini and Maria Modena. 7th generation in America.