James Edward Petree, age 71, passed away September 26, 2019 of Alabaster, Al. He was born on Saturday, February 7, 1948. He is preceded by his parents Edd and Della Petree, and his Daughter Debbie. He is survived by his loving wife Barbara Petree, his daughter Melissa (Kevin) Knight, and his grandson Barron. James was a loving husband, father, and Papa to Barron. His biggest passions were going to the beach and being with is family. James’ Services will be held in the Charter Funeral Home Chapel, Tuesday, October 1st, 2019 visitation will be held at 9:30 a.m., a service will follow at 10:30. There will be a burial at the Alabama National Cemetery at 11:45am.