James Lloyd Grider, 60, of Frognot, Texas died Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at his residence. He was born October 7, 1952 in Irving, Texas. James worked for many years as a skilled laborer in the field of aviation. James was an avid fisherman, beer enthusiast, expert landscaper, and family man. He is survived by his beloved wife, Nelda, son Daniel (Naomi) and granddaughter Vivienne of Frisco, Texas; son Michael of Allen, Texas; son Nolan (Crystal) and granddaughters Kayla, Chelsea, Caydence, and Journie of Allen, Texas; sisters Jean Manskey and Rita Crawford, both of Irving, Texas and Barbara Karen of Utah; brother Gary Grider of Corinth, Texas and his mother Marjorie Grider of Irving, Texas. James was preceded in death by his father Harold Grider. A celebration of life for James will be held Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at Charles W. Smith & Sons Funeral Home in McKinney, Texas. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a memorial fund at any Bank of America using account number 488039968816.