James C. Agnew

April 10, 1934 - June 24, 2022

James Agnew, 88, of Floyd, passed away on June 24, 2022. He was preceded in death by his parents, Effie, and Daniel Agnew; brothers, Ward Agnew, DJ Agnew; sisters, Iris Yeattes, Dorothy Belcher, and Barbara Nolen. Left to cherish his memory is his wife of 67 years, Edna M. Agnew; son, Jeff Agnew (Susan); daughter, Tammy Agnew; grandchildren, Cory Agnew, Arianna Agnew, Ashton Agnew; along with many nieces and nephews that will greatly miss him. James was a car salesman for over forty years. He owned Agnew’s Used Cars on Barberry Rd in Floyd which he ran up until one month ago. He was a member of the Word of Truth Baptist Church. He loved all the people that he served and many of his friends started out as customers. James loved watching Nascar racing along with traveling to watch his son race. He will sadly be missed by all that knew him. Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday June 29, 2022, at 2pm at Gardner Funeral Home with Pastor Warren Bumgarner and Pastor Leon Wood officiating. Interment will follow in Jacksonville Cemetery. The family will receive visitors two hours prior to service time.

Guest book

Michael Neal Duncan

June 27, 2022

Jim Agnew you will greatly missed Jeff and and Tammy I'm very sorry for your loss

Dawn Thompson

June 27, 2022

Prayers for all of Jim’s family!! Such a great man!!

Lindsay Warren

June 28, 2022

I remember growing up and visiting with my dad, Ross Warren. I loved going to the shop and seeing Mr.Ag-a-new. My dad said I would say it wrong long after I knew the correct way. I am so sorry for your loss!


June 28, 2022

Jeff and Family, I am sorry to learn of your loss of your Father. May God be with each of you in the coming days and cherish all of your wonderful memories of him. Just know that you will see him again along with others who have gone on before in a much better place than we are today. God bless each of you. Please continue to be safe and take care of one another. Lorrie Atkinson-Mims Murrells Inlet, SC

Mitzi Barnett

June 29, 2022

I'm so sorry to hear of Jim's passing. He was a special friend. Prayers and hugs to the family. He will be missed.

David huff

Stuarts draft va
June 29, 2022

Prayers sent for everyone. He was a great man and was always good to me and treated me like one of his own. Love and miss you big daddy.

kenneth wood

June 29, 2022

Sorry for your loss. He was a wonderful man and a Hell of a friend.

Steve Goad

Valdese NC 28699
June 29, 2022

I am so sorry to hear about the passing of uncle Jim. My prayers go out to all of you.

Mitch Cundiff

July 03, 2022

I was deeply sorry to hear of his passing I purchased my first two cars when I moved here from Jim he will surely be missed with a loving person bless his soul