James B. Locklear, Jr. aka “Mohawk” “Taxman” of 781 Roberts Ave in Pembroke, was born November 23, 1947 and departed his life on Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at the age of 71 years old. He was loved by many and was well known for his one of a kind personality. He will truly be missed and his memory will live forever in the hearts of those that knew him.
Mr. Locklear was employed by Converse in the 70’s, very popular for his knowledge in tax preparation and his well rounded abilities in sheetrock.
He is preceded in death by his father James B. Locklear Sr., his mother Annie Ruth Lowry Locklear and a sister, Angelina Locklear Taylor and one great nephew James Randell Dinkins Jr.
He is survived by the mother of his children and wife of 50 years Amber Jean Locklear, of Lumberton, one son, James B. Locklear III (#3) (Glenda) of Rowland, one daughter, Tasha D. Locklear (Mark) of Pembroke, four grandsons James B. IV (#4), Bobby II, Britton and Bryson and one granddaughter Lydia Blanch Locklear, two brothers Dexter Locklear and R D Locklear II, both of Lumberton, four sisters Linda Dinkins of Lumberton, Hilda Oxendine of Pembroke, Vera Lindsay of Florida and Evangeline Locklear, of Laurinburg, his son in law, Bobby Ray Locklear of Pembroke, and daughter in law, Kelly Denise Locklear of Maxton, several nieces and nephews who were all very special to him, and a host of relatives and friends.
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