James Edward Archer, a Reno resident, died May 3, 2008 at Renown Regional Medical Center Hospital. He was born June 2, 1960 in Los Angeles to Joseph and June Archer. He is survived by his parents; wife Betty; sons, Dajamen and Joseph; daughter, Sabrina; sister Lori Isaacs of Carson City; brothers Ron Archer of Carson City, brother and sister-in-law Dennis and Mandy Archer of Phoenix, Ariz. and sister and brother-in-law Carol and Ken Matthies of Tucson, Ariz. and numerous nephews and nieces. A memorial service will be held at a later date in Phoenix. Truckee Meadows Cremation and Burial is in charge of arrangements.