James Everson, 66, of Grand Forks and formerly of Langdon, ND, passed away Friday, August 27, 2021, at his home in Grand Forks.
James was born September 7, 1954, in Langdon, ND, to Harry and Marie (Chaput) Everson. He grew up and attended school in Langdon, graduating in 1973. Jim and Vicki Gellner were married and had two sons, Jesse and Chad. Together, they opened Everson TV Sales & Service. He was also a custodian at Langdon High School, did some construction work, and drove truck until he retired. Jim loved spending time with his grandchildren more than anything. He also enjoyed traveling, nature, old cars, and motorcycle rides.
Surviving Jim are his sons: Jesse (Chasity) Everson of Devils Lake, ND, and Chad (Candra) Everson of Manvel, ND; grandchildren: Kirstyn, Halle, Vaya, Caden, Chasen, Chandler, Cru; siblings: Linda Welsh, Mary Jane (Galen) Domres, Patty (Greg) Fetsch, Dennis (Cindy) Everson, Greg (Jolene) Everson, Kelly (Joyce) Everson, Randy Everson, Tim (Carolyn) Everson; and several nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents, brother Larry, and sister Pam Lafrenz.
Mass of Christian Burial will be Thursday, September 2, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. at St. Alphonsus Church in Langdon, ND. Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 1, 2021, at Brooks Funeral Home in Langdon. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery in Langdon.