Mr. Lamb passed away May 6, 2009.
James Douglas Lamb was born in Iowa City, Iowa to parents Vernon and Leone (Shelmidine) Lamb. He spent his childhood years in Garrett Park, Md., and graduated from the University of Maryland in 1959. He continued his education in California and Arizona. For over 35 years Jim was an actuary with TransAmerica Corp and a consultant to numerous insurance companies. He married Jomel (Cannon) in 1962 and they had three children: Melanie Austad, Phoenix, Ariz., Jennifer Altertson, Grand Terrace, Calif., and Blair Lamb, Pasadena, Calif.
In 2007 he married Amy.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Jomel; his parents; and one sister-in-law.
James is survived by his wife, Amy Tudor; three children; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and three brothers: Michael of Tucson, Ariz., Donald of Roanoke, Texas, and John of rual Spencer.