James R. Wainscott, 55 of Fargo, died Thursday, February 26, 2009 in his home. Jim was born on September 19, 1953 in Fargo, ND to James P. and Beverly (Peterson) Wainscott. He grew up in Fargo-Moorhead and graduated from Moorhead High School in 1972. He received a degree in Supermarket Management from Moorhead Technical College in 1975 and a degree in Drafting and Design from North Dakota State College of Science in Wahpeton in 2000. Jim worked for Fargo Paper, drove for Greyhound Bus, SCR Coaches and most recently Richard?s Transportation. He enjoyed bowling, golfing and spending time at Lake Ida and loved collecting eagles. He was preceded in death by his father, James; step-father, Jerry Ness; grandparents, Ray and Ethel Peterson and his cousin, Tim Peterson. Jim is survived by his mother, Beverly Ness of Moorhead; son, Troy Wainscott of Boise, ID; daughter, Lisa Wainscott of Fargo; life-partner, Karen Wainscott of Fargo; brother, Ron Wainscott of San Francisco, CA; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Clayton ?Bud? and Bette Anderson of Moorhead; friend, Michelle Newgren of Boise, ID and many aunts, uncles and cousins. Visitation: Tuesday, March 3 from 5-7 pm at Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo and also one hour prior to Mass at the church on Wednesday. Prayer Service: Tuesday at 7:00 pm at the funeral home. Funeral Mass: Wednesday, March 4 at 1:00 pm at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, Fargo. Arrangements entrusted to Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.

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