James Alan Middlesworth

Birth Date: 
Tuesday, May 7, 1974
Date of Passing: 
Friday, November 13, 2020

James Alan Middlesworth, 46, of Shreve died on Friday, November 13, 2020 at Wooster Community Hospital.

He was born May 7, 1974 in Wadsworth. 

James bred and raced Siberian Huskies and had competed all over the country.  In 2017, he was ranked second in the world and was given the opportunity to race in the Iditarod.  He loved nature and all animals.  James was a member of several car clubs.

He is survived by his parents, David Boyd of Wooster and Frances Middlesworth of Shreve; son Chase Shoults-Middlesworth of Shreve; sister Francie (David) Beckett Jr., of Millersburg and half siblings Gloria Carroll of Wooster, Christina Dawson of Apple Creek and David Boyd, Jr. of Wooster.

Friends will be received two hours prior to the 12:00 Noon service on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster.  Interment will follow in New Pittsburg Cemetery.

Masks will be required and social distancing will be observed.

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com



Two hours prior to the service on Wednesday


Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at 12:00 Noon


I’m so sorry for your loss, love you always, forever.

I am so sorry for your Great Loss. Thoughts and Prayers for the Family.

So sorry to hear of the loss of your son. You are in our hearts and prayers. Sending hugs and Love

We are so sorry for your loss. God bless you and your family. We are praying for you Fran. Please take care of your self. Luv you

My deepest and most sincere condolences to mr james family most of all his beloved mother which he loved and which she was with him till the end i feel the mother pain may God has recieved james in his arms and may continue to rest and away from all sadness and pain Rest In Peace

I am sorry that this happened to you. My thoughts and prayers are with you. May God's favor shine on you.

I’m very sorry for your loss. Please stay strong and take care during this difficult period. May James rest in peace.

May he receive in death, everything he earned in life.

I wish you well. And I'm so sorry to the family.

I am so sorry for you loss. Praying for peace and comfort through this difficult time.

Fran, we are so sorry to hear of the passing of your son. Many prayers of comfort for your family.

I hope it was slow and painful for the sick bastard

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