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James "JM" Marvin Strickland

James 'J. M.' Marvin Strickland, 73, resident of 1033 Kay Rd. passed away Monday Feb. 6, 2012 at Rainey Hospice House in Anderson, SC.

Born in Abbeville, SC he was a son of Margaret McMellon Timms and the late W. A. Timms, Sr.

J. M. was a former employee with the Abbeville Shirt Plant and was also of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include his mother Margaret McMellon Timms of Petra Nursing Center; 5 brothers, Rickey Timms of Iva, SC, Mickey Timms of Mt. Pleasant, SC, W. A. Timms, Jr. of Abbeville, SC, Carroll Timms of Woodruff, SC and Emanuel Timms of Greenwood, SC; 1 sister, Adair Upton of Greenwood, SC.

He was preceded in death by a sister, Donna Clamp and a brother, Ervin Timms.

Funeral services will be conducted Friday Feb. 10, 2012 at 2:00 PM in the Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home Chapel. The burial will follow in Melrose Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 1:00 until 2:00 PM Friday afternoon prior to services at the funeral home.

Memorials in memory of James may be made to Rainey Hospice House 1835 Rodgers Rd. Anderson, SC 29621.


Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home
208 South Main Street
Abbeville, SC  29620
Friday, February 10, 2012
1:00 - 2:00 PM


Chandler Chapel, Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home
208 South Main Street
Abbeville, SC  29620
Friday, February 10, 2012
2:00 PM


Melrose Cemetery
Hwy 28
Abbeville ,  SC  29620

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Rickey & Family, My family and I will always remember J.M. He was a very sweet & loving person. May God be with you and your family during this time. Love and Prayers

Marcia Cain Feb 9 2012 12:00 AM

May the Lord put his arm around each of you durning this time.I will have each of you in my prayers

Amanda Timms and Jhn Richey Feb 8 2012 12:00 AM

You all are in prayers and thoughts.

Dianne Quade Hilley Feb 8 2012 12:00 AM