James R. Lamb 73, passed away at his home November 29th,2009. He was born October 16th,1936 in Golconda, Illinois. James was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, he served for 23 years in which he received a bronze star for his acts of merits. He was preceded in death by his father Ray Lamb and brother Phil Lamb. Survivors include his wife of 41 years, Tieng Lamb, five daughters, two sons, 17 grandchildren, his mother Ferne Fox, brother John Lamb and his wife, and two nephews. A memorial service will be held Saturday, December 5th,2009 at 10 am with a gathering prior to the service from 9-10 at DW Newcomer's Son (Longview Funeral Home) 12700 S. Raytown Road, Kansas City, MO 64149. Fond memories and condolences for the family may be left at www.longviewfuneralhome.com.