Rev. James Corson
Retired pastor James Corson died on Monday, February 25, 2013. He is survived by his wife, Jane Corson, who resides at 2833 Peachtree Street, West Sacramento, CA 95691; by two children: Dorothy Winter of San Rafael, Derek Corson of Citrus Heights, and by two grandchildren.
The memorial service is scheduled for Saturday, March 16, at 2 p.m., at First United Methodist Church in Sacramento. The Revs. Glenda Thomas Hayward and Doug Hayward will preside.
Jim Corson served the Farmington, Oakland: First, Etna, Chico: Aldersgate, Sacramento: First, Palo Alto: Wesley Foundation, Stanford University: Campus Ministry, Berkeley: Wesley Foundation, Berkeley: Unitas, Area Secretary: UMHE, Golden Gate District Superintendent, Burlingame: First and Director: CCOM before retiring in 1999.
Memorial gifts may be sent to the Corson Family Endowment Scholarship, University of the Pacific, 3601 Pacific Avenue, Stockton, CA 95211; the Margaret McDowell Manor, 1525 Merkley, West Sacramento, CA 95691, or to a charity of one's choice.