Funeral service for Mr. James S. “Jimmy” Marshall, age 61, of Fayetteville, TN, will be conducted at 2:00 PM on Sunday, April 8, 2018, at Higgins Funeral Home with Rev. Larry Carter and Rev. Gerald Hice officiating. Burial will follow in Rose Hill Cemetery.
Mr. Marshall was born on July 17, 1956 in Athens, AL to the late Raymond Bluford and Ada Evelyn Elizabeth Davis Marshall. He started working at Goodman Manufacturing in 1974 and was the Maintenance Manager. He was known to his grandchildren as Grandpa: The Man, The Myth, The Legend. He was very supportive of his church, the First Church of Nazarene, where he worked the sound. He also enjoyed spending time at and supporting his daughter’s restaurant, Marshall’s Corner Cafe, which was named in his honor. Mr. Marshall passed away on April 5, 2018 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.
Survivors include his wife of 38 years, Vicki Susan Tucker Marshall; daughter, Camille A. Bryant; son, Lucas J. (Molly) Marshall; grandchildren, Liam James and Tanner Cole Marshall; and siblings, Tommy (Billie) Marshall, Billy Joe (Ellen Doss) Marshall, Diane (Jody Snell) Marshall, and Kathy (Larry) Carter.
Visitation with family will be held at 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM on Saturday, April 7, 2018, at Higgins Funeral Home. Higgins is honored to be serving the family of Mr. Marshall.