James Jimmy "Big Jim" Nettles, 72, husband of Frances Vickie Nettles, passed away, Friday, June 12, 2020 at McLeod Regional Medical Center.
Mr. Nettles was born on June 28, 1947, son of the late Clinton Nettles and Lula Mae McClam Nettles. He was a member of Tabernacle Free Will Baptist Church. Big Jim loved his grandkids and enjoyed spending time with them and tinkering in his yard.
Surviving include his wife, Frances Vickie Nettles of Lake City; sons, James Nettles, Jr. of Lake City and Harry O'Dell (Crystal) Nettles of Coward; grandchildren, Kenneth George Harry Nettles and Ruby Allison Crystal Nettles; sister, Irene Gaymon of Florence; brother, Charlie Nettles of Florida; several nieces and nephews.
Mr. Nettles was preceded in death by his brothers; Geter Nettles, Randolph Nettles, Bobby Ray Nettles, Sr., Howard Nettles and McGhan Nettles.
Funeral Service will be 11:00 AM, Tuesday, June 16, 2020 at Carolina Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow at Matthews Cemetery, Coward.
The family will receive friends 1 hour prior to service.
Due to Covid-19, social distancing will be observed at the visitation and funeral.
In lieu of flowers, Memorials may be made to Carolina Funeral Home in memory of James Jimmy Nettles, PO Box 757, Scranton, SC 29591.
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