James Melvin Stanley, 69, formerly of Washington, passed away Saturday, April 9, 2016, in the VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Oakland. He was born February 16, 1947, in Washington, a son of the late John and Marie Simms Stanley. Surviving are three children, Jason, Jami and Tonya; five siblings, Louise Stanley, Bob (Norma) Stanley, Don (Helen) Stanley, Elizabeth (Troy) Breese and Joyce (JoJo) Burgess; and three grandchildren. Mr. Stanley served his country with the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He received a Purple Heart for his service. He worked as a detailer with Premier Auto Sales for many years. There will be no services. Interment with military honors will be held at a later date in National Cemetery of the Alleghenies, Cecil Township. Arrangements are by Huntsman Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc., Aliquippa.