Graveside services for James M. Vise were at 2 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015 at Old Sparta Cemetery off Hwy 507 in Bienville Parish under the direction of Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Minden with Paul Strange officiating. The family received friends from 5 until 7 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015 at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Minden.

James was born Aug. 6, 1931 in Homer and entered into rest Nov. 12, 2015 in Minden. He was a retired Tanker Transport Driver with Exxon for 34 years. James was a member of American Legion and served as Chaplain for three years.

He is survived by his wife Faye Vise of Minden, sons James Randal Vise and wife Patty of Sibley, Jesse M. Vise of Florida and Kevin Richard Vise of Minden, brother Bobby Vise and wife Carolyn of Benton, five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.