James Edwin Hoover

Date of Birth

December 24, 1969

Date of Death

April 20, 2010

City of Death

Santa Barbara


On Tuesday April 20th 2010, James Edwin Hoover was called home. James Edwin Hoover was born in Santa Barbara, CA on December 24, 1969. He was the only child born to James and Vianna Lewis. James Attended Santa Barbara High School in 1985. He played Football for the Santa Barbara Dons. That is where he met his high school sweetheart, Denise Marehead.

Soon after they met, they welcomed into the world their first child, Nicole Hoover (23), nicknamed “Coko.” In 1991, James had his namesake, James Edwin Hoover III (18) nicknamed “Juju” with Nicole Lovinggood. In 1998 James relocated to Indianapolis Indiana to start a new life. He met Michelle Taylor and had two sons, Jesus Hoover (9) and Edgerrin Hoover (6).

He worked for Sunrise Medical and is preceded in death by his mother Vianna Lewis and Father James Lewis, Uncle James Hoover and Katherine “Cookie” Hoover. James was known and loved by a multitude of family and friends. He leaves to cherish his memories, his wife, Denise Morehead and Daughter Nichole Hoover both of Sun City Ca, three Sons, James Hoover III, Jesus Hoover and Edgerrin Hoover all of Indianapolis Indiana well as his grandmother Martha “Gram” Hoover, Mother in law Dianne Suttice his aunt Sylvia Gilbert and a host of cousins and friends.

Services: Friday 11:30 am May 21, 2010 Greater Hope Baptist Church 430 East Figueroa St. SB, CA for more information. Prince (949) 275-7899.


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