James D. Atwell Jr. age 70 of Glen Mills, PA passed away on Saturday, August 19, 2023 at Brinton Manor Nursing Home. James was born in Munich, Germany, and raised in Alabama by his parents, James Sr. and Mary L. (Stewart) Atwell. He resided in Glen Mills for 10 years, previously in New Jersey, Ridley, and Lester, PA. James served his country in the Navy during the Vietnam War. As a self employed general contractor, James was known for being a jack of all trades. He loved going outdoors, hunting, San Francisco 49ers and Alabama Crimson Tide football. In addition to his parents, James is preceded in death by 2 siblings; Kevin and Mary Louise. He is survived by 2 children; David Shaun Henry Atwell (LeeAnn) and Amy Corine Sammon (Patrick), Mary Lou Schoff, his sister Barbara, and 3 grandchildren; Ashlee Marie, David Jr., and Nathan Michael James. Funeral Services for James will remain private. Online condolences my be made by visiting www.paganofuneralhome.com.