James Francis McRae
1934 — 2022
James Francis McRae, 87 of Charleston, South Carolina, passed away on Friday, May 13, 2022. He was born in Cambridge, MA on May 17, 1934, and was preceded in death by his parents, James R McRae and Margaret Ward McRae, brother, Alan McRae, and two sisters-Patricia Hannon and Mary Robinson. Jim was very proud to have served in the Navy as a Naval Aviator for 25 years. After serving two tours in Vietnam, he and his family made the journey to Rota, Spain where he served as Commanding Officer of Electronic Warfare Squadron VQ-2. During his career as a Naval Aviator, he amassed more than four thousand (4,000) flight hours and over five hundred (500) aircraft carrier landings. Jim enjoyed many...