James Ragghianti, age 71, of Nashville passed away peacefully at home on September 14, 2021, after a short battle with cancer surrounded by family and friends.
James is preceded in death by his parents, Jimmy and Pat Ragghianti, his brother, Fred Ragghianti, and his nephew, Dean Ragghianti. He is survived by his wife Mary Kee Ragghianti, son Anthony (Kaitlyn) Ragghianti, daughters Gina (Donald) St. Charles, and Jaimie (Lowell) Gorman, his son Jeff Murray of California and nine grandchildren - Kendall, Maria, and Aaron St. Charles, Annie James and Tommy Gorman, and James Anthony, Graham, Luke, and Elliott Ragghianti, his brother Frank (Margaret) Ragghianti and sisters Mary Hall and Anna (Brad) Harrelson, and his many loving cousins, nieces and nephews.
James will be remembered as a loving father and husband, loyal friend and brother, and beloved Poppi.
Visitation will be Thursday from 10:00 a.m to 11:00a.m. followed by the funeral mass at 11:00 a.m. at Christ the King Church, 3001 Belmont Blvd Nashville, TN 37212.
Pallbearers: Jim Owens, Bobby Blair, Marc Gray, George Duzane, Craig Martins, Frank Mondelli, James Frank Ragghianti, and Robert French.
Honorary Pallbearers: Jeff Murray, Kevin Ragghianti, Mike LoPiccolo, Jimmy Harrelson, Fred Harrelson, Graham Loft, Doug White, Matthew Behar, and Michael Behar.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital or Christ the King School Tuition Assistance at 3105 Belmont Blvd Nashville, TN 37212.
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