Funeral services set for deputy and pastor who drowned

Earnis James
Earnis James

ST. FRANCISVILLE, LA (WAFB) - Funeral arrangements have been announced for a West Feliciana Parish sheriff's deputy and pastor.

Earnis James drowned while fishing Friday.

Visitation will take place Friday at Sherobee Baptist Church in St. Francisville from 4 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. There will then be a musical tribute starting at 7 p.m.

Viewing will continue at 9 a.m. Saturday at Magnolia Baptist Church in St. Francisville starting at 9 a.m. until the time of the funeral service.

Religious services will begin at 11 a.m.

James was a 30-year veteran of the West Feliciana Parish Sheriff's Office. He was also a well-known pastor in St. Francisville.

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