Mr. James Wesley Mahsburn passed away on July 31, 2012 at Heritage Medical Center in Shelbyville, TN. He was born on October 13, 1933 and was the husband of Ila Mae Sexton Mashburn who preceded him in death. James was the father of six children, one of whom passed away recently. He is survived by five of his children: Ricky Doreen Mashburn, Robert Mashburn, David Mashburn, Dena Cook and Glenn Mashburn. His children remember him as a very hard working man who taught them to work hard all their lives. A private inurnment will be held by the family at a later date. The Cremation Society of Tennessee is assisting the family with the arrangements.