James "JB" Lyles, age 45, of Neenah passed away unexpectedly on Sunday August 7, 2022. He was raised by his grandma Velma Basham. He graduated from Logansville GA High School and earned a Bachelor's Degree at Purdue University.
He was passionate about sports and was a big Chicago fan. His love of music, trivia and game shows made him a very colorful person. He was a very private person but had a big heart, especially for the love of his life Erica.
He is survived by his wife Erica; adopted family: Peter (Alejandra) and Mike (Michelle) Fagan; best friend: Tiffany (Eric) Gunning-Hookstant, and their children Zachary and Alison; father and mother-in-law: Russ and Tena Dennis; brother and sister-in-law: Allen and Jessica Rosenow; sister-in-law: Rebecca Drummond; and nephews: Tate and Hudson Drummond, and many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his beloved grandma Velma Basham.
A Celebration of JB's life will be held on Saturday, August 13, 2022 at Noon at the Cline-Hanson-Dahlke Life Celebration Center of Manawa (176 N. Bridge St.). A visitation for JB will be held from 10:00 a.m. until 11:45 a.m.