James Leo Debois, 49, of Lumberton, North Carolina died Friday June 3, 2011 at Southeastern Hospice Hospice House in Lumberton. He was born April 4, 1962 in Dumfries, Virginia, a son of J.L and Gladys Benton Dubois. He was a painter and will lovingly remembered by family and friends. He is survived by his wife, Patricia; sons, James, Daniel, Jessie, Alex, and Kasey; daughters, Brandy and Cindy; step-father, Basil Hilburn; sisters, Sharon Yerry and Diane Thompkins; and 5 grandchildren. Visitation is scheduled from 10:00--10:45 AM Sunday June 5, 2011 at McNeill Mackie Funeral Home, St. Pauls, NC, with Graveside Funeral Services at 11:00 AM at Oak Ridge Cemetery, St. Pauls, NC. Arrangements by McNeill Mackie Funeral Home, St. Pauls, North Carolina.