James Earle (Jim) Deaver, 63, of Richmond, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, August 20, 2006. He is survived by his daughter, Elizabeth Deaver Crutchfield; son, James E. (Jed) Deaver II; son-in-law, Mark Crutchfield; long-time companion, Ellen Tishman; and sister, Mary Jones. Mr. Deaver was the former owner of Layne’s Garage and an active member of the ACCA Temple and Chesterfield Masonic Lodge #161. The family will receive friends at the Morrissett Funeral Home, 6500 Iron Bridge Rd. (Rt. 10) from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, with a Masonic Memorial Service beginning at 7 p.m. His funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Interment will be at Dale Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the National Brain Tumor Foundation, 22 Battery St., Suite 612, San Francisco, CA 94111-5520.