James Irvin Bourgeois, 83, of Kiln, MS passed away Monday, May 8, 2023 in Gulfport, MS.
James loved to fish for Bass, take his boat out, shoot guns, and he loved making everyone laugh by being a jokester. He was a wonderful and loving father, brother, grandfather and great-grandfather who will be sadly missed by his family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Janice M. Bourgeois; son, James Irvin Bourgeois, Jr.; mother, Georgianna Carver; and father, Joseph N. Bourgeois.
He is survived by his daughter, Lisa Gomez; two sons, Timothy and Douglas Bourgeois; brother, Johnny Bourgeois; two granddaughters, Mandy Shiyou and Heather Gaines; three grandsons, Seth Peret, Aaron Bourgeois, and James Bourgeois; and several great-grandkids.
Visitation will be held Saturday, May 13, 2023 at Edmond Fahey Funeral Home from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. with a Funeral Service at 3:00 p.m. Interment to follow at Bayou LaCroix Cemetery in Bay St. Louis, MS.