Rebecca "Becky" James, 70, Phillipsburg, died Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018, at Good Samaritan Hospital, Kearney,Neb.

She was born May 28, 1947, in Parsons to Richard and Eleanor Ruth (Bramble) Russum.

She married Leslie James on Aug. 28, 1970, in Wichita.

Survivors include her husband; two daughters, Melissa Runnion, Phillipsburg, and Lindsey Redinger, Kansas City, Kan.; two sisters, Trudy Jean Russum, Phillipsburg, and Suellen Anderson, Sante, Calif.; two grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Friends can sign the register book from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday with family receiving friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorials are suggested to Kansas State University Johnson Cancer Research Center or Kearney Good Samaritan Cancer Center in care of funeral home.