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Marion "Boots" Watson James

Marion Leona "Boots" Watson James, 81, resident of 129 Edgewood Circle wife of Roy James passed away peacefully Saturday August 8, 2015 at Self Regional Medical Center in Greenwood, SC.

Born in Toccoa, GA, she was a daughter of the late Dallas Vincent Watson and Grace Smith Watson.

Marion was a retired textile employee with West-Point Stevens Mill. She enjoyed shopping, cooking and spending time with her family. She attended the Church of God.

Survivors include her husband of 66 years Roy James of the home; two daughters Gail James of Abbeville, SC and Marlene J. Chrisley of Calhoun Falls, SC; two grandchildren, Brian Chrisley and Terry Steven James, Jr.; and two great-grandchildren, Caleigh Chrisley and Savannah Chrisley.

She was preceded in death by a son Terry Steven James.

Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday August 11, 2015 at 3:00 PM in the chapel at Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home with the Rev. Scott Jason Propes officiating. The burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens. The family is at the home in Calhoun Falls, SC.

The family will receive friends Tuesday afternoon from 2:00 until 3:00 PM at the funeral home prior to services.


Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home
208 South Main Street
Abbeville, SC  29620
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
2:00 - 3:00 PM


Funeral Home
Chandler Chapel, Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home
208 South Main Street
Abbeville, SC  29620
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
3:00 PM


Forest Lawn Memory Gardens
2699 Hwy 72 W
Abbeville ,  SC  29620

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Sorry for your loss. May God be with your family at this time.

Marcia Cain Aug 16 2015 12:00 AM

Gail- I was vey sorry to learn about your Mother' passing. I will keep you and family in my thoughts and prayers.

Beth Rambo Aug 12 2015 12:00 AM

Sweet Gail I'm thinking of you. Tommy is on the way.We love you and know how devoted you are to your parents. You are a blessingTo many . Deb hite

Debby hite Aug 11 2015 12:00 AM

Gail/Marlene, I am sorry to hear about your mother. May God help you with this loss.

Mike Wells Aug 11 2015 12:00 AM

Gail and family,You all are in our thoughts and prayers during this time.Angie,Nikki &Andrew Henderson

Angie Henderson Aug 10 2015 12:00 AM