Mrs. James died Monday, April 22, 2013, at her residence.
Born Aug. 5, 1923, in Clarkesville, she was the daughter of the late Emory and Alice Jarrell Nicholson. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Garnett Lamar James Sr.; daughter, Wanda L. Harris; brother, Corbitt Nicholson; and sisters, Grace Roberts and Hazel Patterson.
Mrs. James was a beautician and a member of Hillside Baptist Church.
Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Sonny and Marsha James of Clarkesville; son-in-law, Cal Harris of Charlotte, N.C.; sister, Helen Holt of Hurst, Texas; brother, Boyd Nicholson of Kings Mountain, N.C.; grandchildren, Laura Blackwelder, Amie Dickerson, Kari James, Whitney Jones and Chad Harris; and great-grandchildren, Abbie Dickerson, Joshua Dickerson, Eveleigh Jones, Preston Jones, Copeland Jones and Emma Harris.
The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. today, April 24, at the funeral home.
Those wishing to express online condolences to the James family may do so by visiting whitfieldfuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements are in the care of Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest.
The Northeast Georgian
April 24, 2013