Dr. James Fairleigh Suffers Fatal Heart Attack While Playing
for Morning Church Service
21 February 2005 — Former Department Head of the JSU Music Department
Dr. James Fairleigh died Sunday, February 20, of a massive coronary. Dr. Fairleigh had been stricken with the heart attack while playing
for the morning service at an Episcopal church in the South Carolina area near his residence.
Dr. Fairleigh oversaw the
Music Department's growth for over 20 years and a memorial service is planned. Details of this service will be provided
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