Elijah Emmanuel Anthony James, 24, of Sherman, passed away on Sunday, January 2, 2022.

He was born on August 27, 1997, in Springfield, the son of Todd L. James and Andrea Arena-James.

He is survived by his parents; two sisters, Serafina and Gigi James, both of Sherman; two brothers, Isaac (Emily Hergert) and Aaron James, both of Sherman; and grandfather, Roger James.

Elijah was a partner in his family’s business, Wrecked Cars, Inc.

Cremation will be accorded by Staab Funeral Home – Springfield. A memorial gathering was Saturday, January 8, 2022 at Staab Funeral Home – Springfield. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.