Autobiography James R. Malick
Born, raised, educated in Fairmont WV. Middle child of three. Lived in West Fairmont. Graduated from Fairmont Senior High school, Fairmont State college with two degrees and went to graduate with a master’s in divinity from United Theological Seminary in Dayton OH.
Employed as Painting contractor for 16 years, custodian for 2 years, apprentice embalmer and funeral director for 2years, retail and retail management for 18 years, real estate as Realtor & Associate Broker/Sales & Office Manager for 19 years, community-based missionary for 5 years and pulpit ministry for 18 years.
Have lived in Parkersburg, West Milford, Summersville, Peterstown, Gassaway and currently in Clarksburg.
Volunteered with March of Dimes, Marion Co. Head start, Winfield, Summersville, and Gassaway Volunteer fire departments, Maion County Rescue Squad, West Milford, Gassaway, & Clarksburg Lions Club, Braxton Co Rotary Club, Ministerial associations in Marion, Harrison, Summersville, and Braxton Counties, Cooperative Parish of Fairmont, South Harrison, Nichols Co, Monroe Co, Braxton Co., and Clarksburg.
Serviced on WV Realtor’s Board of Directors, Boards, Commission, Committees of WV Conference of the United Methodist Church and Wesleyan, Greenbriar, and Northern District of UMC.
Married to Jeanie a retired UM Pastor and RN, Father of Tom, Jimmy, Becky, Tim, and Jeff. Grandfather to RJ, Nicole, Sidney, Grace, AJ, Myles, Isaac, and Luci B.
Above all else Forgiven Child of God, precious and beautiful to behold.