James Louis Walters was born April 15, 1929 to the late Manning and Amy B. Walters in Sumter County. His earthly life ended on Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018 at his residence. Funeral service will be held on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, 1 p.m. at the Mulberry Missionary Baptist Church, 1400 Mulberry Church Road, Sumter, with Rev. Leroy Blanding, pastor officiating. The body will lie instate from noon until the hour of service. Interment will follow at the Evergreen Cemetery, 802 North Guignard Drive, Sumter. Sumter Funeral Service Inc. is in charge of arrangements.