Official Obituary of

James Winstead , Jr.

November 24, 1940 ~ February 23, 2024 (age 83) 83 Years Old
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James Winstead , Jr. Obituary

James Winstead, Jr., age 83, of Morristown, passed away Friday, February 23, 2024 at his residence. He was the founder and co-owner of S & S Millwright of Mohawk until his retirement. He loved working on the family farm as long as his health permitted. He was saved at age 9 at Rock Bridge Missionary Baptist Church where he remained a member until his death. He was preceded in death by his parents, James H. and Clara Johns Winstead; sons, Rick and Jeff Winstead; brothers, Lewis and Willard Winstead; sisters, Margine Gordon and Maxine Treece; and son-in-law, Craig Wilmoth. He is survived by his wife of fifty one years, Rhonda Winstead; son, Chuck Winstead; daughter, Sherry (Jeff) Seiber; son by choice, Devin Cribley, who called him “Pap;” daughter-in-law, Phyllis Winstead; brother, Gene Winstead; sisters-in-law, Oneita Winstead and Laura Winstead; granddaughters, Ashley (Jimmy) Wolfe, Leslie (Devin) Cribley, and Kathy (Andrew) Greene; grandsons, Dustin Holloway and Nathaniel Wilmoth; great-grandchildren, Jacob and Abigail Wolfe, Trevor, Dylan, and Cayden Cribley, Daylan Patterson, and Callie Greene; and several nieces, nephews, great-nephews, and special friends and neighbors including the Hayes and Brown families. The family will receive friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Tuesday, February 27th at Westside Chapel Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, February 28th at the funeral home with Rev. Tracy Clifford, Rev. Danny Trent, and Rev. Devin Cribley officiating. Interment will follow at Winstead Cemetery. Arrangements by Westside Chapel Funeral Home in Morristown.

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February 27, 2024

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Westside Chapel Funeral Home, Inc.
3521 W Andrew Johnson Hw
Morristown, TN 37814

Funeral Service
February 28, 2024

2:00 PM
Westside Chapel Funeral Home, Inc.
3521 W Andrew Johnson Hw
Morristown, TN 37814

Interment following funeral service
February 28, 2024

Winstead Cemetery
Boatman's Mountain Road
Morristown, TN 37814


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