James "Jimmy" Vernon Liverman, Jr.

March 18, 1961 ~ September 28, 2021 (age 60)


James “Jimmy” Vernon Liverman, Jr., 60, passed away Tuesday, September 28, 2021. He was born March 18, 1961 in Massachusetts to James Vernon Liverman, Sr. and the late Dianne Cort Liverman. Jimmy honorably served his country in the US Navy and was the co-owner of Liverman Machine Shop, LLC in Zebulon.

Jimmy was the love of Tammy’s life and he treated her like a queen. He was the best role model and  father, no one did it better. He was a proud and loving father who adored his son, grandchildren, great-nieces and great-nephew. He loved them and his nieces and nephews unconditionally.

Teaching children about Jesus was one of his passions and he loved them all. Jimmy, aka, Dogg always said, the kids he taught at church were his kids and no matter how old they got, he still considered them his kids. As one of his kids texted to Tammy, “You saw the Lord through Dogg. He cared about us. He didn’t just talk it, he was about it.”

The family will receive relatives and friends from 6:00 to 8:00 pm, Friday, October 1, 2021 at L. Harold Poole Funeral Service & Crematory, 944 Old Knight Road, Knightdale and other times at the home. For the safety of everyone attending the family is asking that everyone wear a mask.

A private memorial service will be held at Hales Chapel Baptist Church.

In addition to his father, Jim Liverman (Ruthie); he is also survived by his wife, Tammy Chamblee Liverman; son, Will Tamayo, Jr. (Rebecca); grandchildren: Ethan Tamayo, Gracie Tamayo and Nathaniel Tamayo; siblings: William “Bill” Liverman, Mary L. Baker (Chuck);nieces and nephews: Jack Baker, Amanda “Manny” Sprofera, Joshua Gay, Kristen Brooks (D.J.), Jenna Privette (Andrew), Jamie Wilson (Tyler); great-nieces and great-nephew: Kinzlee Brooks, Charlie Kate Privette, Tucker Lee Privette; brothers-in-law, Charles R. Chamblee (Carol), Ric Chamblee; sisters-in-law, Connie Gay (David), Ginny Upchurch (Jeffrey).

In addition to his mother, Jimmy was preceded in death by his brother, Robert “Bob” Lee Liverman.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hales Chapel Baptist Church Children’s Program, 13396 NC-39, Zebulon, NC 27597.                                

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October 1, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
L. Harold Poole Funeral Home
944 Old Knight Road
Knightdale, NC 27545

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