James Elroy Eacho, 67, Army veteran who served his country for 30 years

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James Elroy Eacho
James Elroy Eacho

James Elroy Eacho, 67, of Lanexa, Va., passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2016.

He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War and was a command sergeant major (E9). James received military awards over his 30-plus years of dedicated service in the U.S. Army while serving our great country.

He is survived by his children, Amber Eacho, and her son, C.J., and Bradley Eacho (Brandi) and their children, Emily and Hailey; brothers, Donald Eacho, and his daughter, Tracy, and William Eacho, and his children, Lori, William and Steven Eacho; and devoted friends, Sherry, Margaret and Deborah.

A visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 8, at Nelsen Funeral Home, 3785 Strawberry Plains Road, Williamsburg, Va. A funeral service will take place at 1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 9, at Albert G. Horton Jr. Memorial Veterans Cemetery, 5310 Milners Road, Suffolk, Va.

Online condolences may be offered at www.nelsencares.com.