|James Marlon Jett, 71, of Pigeon, Roane County, died June 3, 2019, at CAMC Memorial Hospital, Charleston.|
He was born November 16, 1947 at Big Pigeon, the son of the late Marlon Waitman and Christine Carter Jett.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Eric Lee Jett; and a brother, Donnie Jett.
On August 1, 1971 at Newton, he was united in marriage with Alice Kay Hughes.
Survivors include his wife of 47 years, Alice K. Jett of Pigeon; son, James Jett of Pigeon; brother, Ronnie Jett also of Pigeon; sisters, Nellie Dunlap of Spencer and Debbie Shaffer of Clendenin; four grandchildren.
A funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, June 8 at the John H. Taylor Funeral Home, Spencer, with Pastor John Means officiating. Burial will be at a later date in the Jett Cemetery, Pigeon.
The visitation will be one hour prior to the service.
Condolences may be expressed at www.taylorfuneralhomeinc.com