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James Pokas

June 16, 1964 - March 23, 2022

James Pokas, 57 of Martins Ferry, OH, formerly of Los Angeles, CA, died Wednesday March 23, 2022.

He was born June 16, 1964 in Bellaire, Ohio, a son of Betty (Gatchel) and the late Calvin Pokas.

James was a member of the First Methodist Church of Martins Ferry. James graduated from Martins Ferry High School  and Miami University. He later went on to The Ohio State University, where he earned his Master’s degree.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his brother, John (Jane) Pokas; sister, Judy (Duane) Mayles; his uncle, Paul Pokas; four nieces and nephews and one great-niece.

A memorial service will be held at the convenience of the family. Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of donor’s choice by going to TMCFunding.com

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