James "Jim" Aaron Belt, Sr., age 74, of Kings Mountain, NC entered into eternal rest to receive his heavenly reward on July 01, 2017 at the Testa Family Hospice House. Born May 25, 1943 to the late Joseph Wilbert "Bill" Belt and Christine Rector Belt. Mr. Belt formerly served Kings Mountain as a police officer and community servant who was a senior center advocate as well as a loving husband, father, brother, grandfather, and friend who never met a stranger. Mr. Belt was also the former owner and manager of Sam's Food Mart in Gastonia and was also a Gaston County rural police officer.
Wife: Brenda Ramsey Belt for 33 years.
Sons: James Aaron Belt, Jr. of Ellenboro, NC
Lee Shane Belt and Pam of Bessemer City, NC
Joseph Charles Belt of Shreveport, LA
Travis Watterson and Shannon of Gastonia, NC
David Homesley and Verline of Anderson, SC
Daughters: Penny McGrath and Jim of Yorktown, VA
Angel Reed of Bessemer City, NC
Mary Kester Munzell and Adrian of Dallas, NC
Martha Robinson Keresi and Greg of Charlotte, NC
Brothers: William (Bill) Belt and Linda of Dallas, NC
Richard Belt and Diane of Gastonia, NC
Steve Belt and Frances of Kings Mountain, NC
Sister: Pamela Belt Boone and Rick of Kings Mountain, NC
24 Grandchildren and 19 Great Grandchildren
Thursday, July 6, 2017 2:00PM, First Baptist Church of Kings Mountain with Rev. Dale Lawing
VISITATION: 6:00 -9:00 PM Wednesday, July 5, 2017, Harris Funeral Home
INTERMENT: Mountain Rest Cemetery
MEMORIALS: Hospice of Cleveland County (Testa House), 951 Wendover Heights Dr, Shelby, NC 28150.
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