James G. Crosley was born in Bogalusa, Louisiana on May 19, 1963 to Alice Pittman and the late David Crosley. He passed away peacefully on April 28, 2019 at Presence St. Joseph Medical Center in Joliet, Illinois.
James attended Joliet Central High School in Joliet. He worked for local companies in this area. He was the type of person who wanted to be free; he enjoyed hanging out with his buddies at McDonald's for coffee and the Mission for lunch. He also really enjoyed being around his family.
James is preceded in death by his father, David Crosley; his grandmother, Virginia Pittman; sister, Lisa Crosley and uncle, Clay Pittman.
James is survived by his loving mother, Alice Pittman (Charles) Smith; his daughter, Toriana Crosley-Cook; brothers, William (Lynette) Crosley; Charles (Janette) Crosley, Michael (Linda) Dominique and Bing (Loreno) Crosley; one sister, Linda Bickman; aunt, Lucille (Jerry) Bickham; uncle, Preston (Josie) Pittman; special niece, more like his sister Serecka Crosley (Corey) Williams. James also leaves behind a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends, and others whose lives he touched.