James "Bill" Russell Fredrick, 54, passed away on Monday, May 5, 2014. James was a graduate of Brainerd High School class of 1977. He served in the Marine Corps. James was a loving father, son, brother, uncle and friend. He was a member of Orchard Knob Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his sister, LaWanna Fredrick McLin. Survivors include children, Russell Fredrick, Snellville, Ga., Jamesha Fredrick, Fort Oglethorpe, JaLissa Fredrick, Memphis, Tenn., Shar-Vana Fredrick, Snellville, Ga.; grandchildren; parents, James Fredrick Jr. and Gloria Poole Fredrick; brothers, Alfred Fredrick, Chattanooga, Napolean Fredrick, Ellenwood, Ga.; sisters, Alfredia Hubbard, Chattanooga, Cassandra Fredrick, Ellenwood, Ga.; devoted cousin, Jeffery Poole; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and other relatives. Funeral services will be held at noon on Monday, May 12, 2014, in the chapel with Pastor Edward Thrasher, officiating. Interment in Chattanooga National Cemetery. The body will lie in state after noon today and the family will receive friends from 6-7 p.m. this evening at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave, 423-622-9995.