Mark Steven James

November 6, 1959 ~ February 4, 2024 (age 64) 64 Years Old
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Mark James Obituary

Mark Steven James, age 64, of Morristown, went home to be with his Savior on Sunday, February 4, 2024 at Serenity House. He was a 1978 graduate of Tuscola High School in Waynesville, N.C. He was a member of Manley Baptist Church where he formerly taught Sunday School and was an active member his Small Group. He worked in Product and Development at Lea Industries for over twenty five years, and in 2004  he began his second career as territory manager at Louisville Tile. He loved fly fishing, traveling, golfing, camping, and going to NASCAR races. He loved to work with his hands, especially on his classic cars, his 1955 Chevy Bel-Air and 1967 Camaro. He enjoyed attending classic car shows where he won several awards. Mark was a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, and friend. He was most proud of his family and he loved his church family and friends dearly. He was preceded in death by his parents, Jimmie Sheek James and Freida Forrest James; and sister, Teresa James Whitner. He is survived by his wife of twenty-eight years, Robin James; children, Justin Forrest James (Jenny Zarnowski) of Hendersonville, N.C., Steven Nathanial (Kirby) James of Waynesville, N.C., Molly James (Max) Rodgers of Hendersonville, TN, and Alex Scott Marcus of Morristown, TN; grandchildren, Keegan Reece, Colton James, and Sawyer James; sister, Laura James (Billy) Messer; and special friend, Pat Owens. The family will receive friends from 5 – 7 p.m. Tuesday, February 6th at Manley Baptist Church. A Celebration of Life service will follow at 7 p.m. at the church with Rev. Tony Buchanan officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family request donations to the Friends of Hospice Serenity House. Arrangements by Westside Chapel Funeral Home in Morristown.

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February 6, 2024

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Manley Baptist Church
Andrew Johnson Hwy.
Morristown, TN 37814

Celebration of Life
February 6, 2024

7:00 PM
Manley Baptist Church
Andrew Johnson Hwy.
Morristown, TN 37814


Serenity Hospice House
421 N. High Street, Morristown TN 37814


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