He was preceded in death by his wife, Jackie Middleton Madison; mother, Donice Impson Madison; father, James Hobson Madison Sr.; brother, Jackie Madison; sister, Ramona Mardis and brother-in-law, Ed Mardis.
Survivors include his wife, Mildred Blair Madison; brothers: Joseph Madison and wife, Glynis, of Mobile, Ala., and Jerome Madison and wife, Ava, of McComb, Miss.; sisters: Delores Sequest and husband, Bert, of California; son, Jamie Madison III and wife, Michelle, of Brookhaven, Miss.; daughter, Deborrah Bise and husband, Rick, of Cleveland; grandchildren: Nathan, Jordan, Elaina and Jacqueline Madison, all of Brookhaven, and Lindsey Bise of Cleveland; stepdaughter, Melinda Varnell, stepson, Ralph Blair Jr. of Cleveland; step-grandchildren: Katie and Chris Varnell, Megan Blair, Ashley Demers and husband, Brandon; step-great-granddaughter, McKenleigh Blair Adams; stepgreat-grandson, Brock Hudson Demers; and special friends; Martha Jones, Bebe Jones Proctor and Steve Clark.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, May 31, 2014, at 11 a.m. at Central Church of Christ in Cleveland.
Ralph Buckner Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of the arrangements.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Madison family guestbook at www.ralphbuckner.com.