Memorial services for the late Mr. James Marsh were held July 2 at 2 p.m. from Mt. Olive AME Zion Church with Rev. Gloria Moorer Johnson officiating. Burial followed in the churchyard cemetery with Hudson Funeral Services of Greenville directing.
On Oct. 30, 1941 a precious little boy was born to the late Mr. Ephraim and Mattie Lee Marsh.
Their first son was James Edward Marsh. He was the second of three beautiful children. The late Nobie Marsh Baine was the big sister that everyone wishes they had and his baby brother, Ephraim Marsh, Jr. is the little brother that everyone dreams of having.
His spiritual guidance from youth was at the Mt. Olive A.M.E. Zion Church and Butler Chapel A.M.E. Zion Church.
His education was merited in the Butler County School System, where he graduated from the Lomax Hannon High School.
He leaves to cherish his memory: three children, Dwayne Edward Marsh (Tara), Ashley Jackson and Rhonda White (Jethro); ten grandchildren, Miracle Chariah Stone, Olivia Marsh, Zavier Marsh, Devon Cole, Jamal Albritton, Maximus Woodson, Schlaya Woodson, Jethro Herbert White, Jr., Fantashia R. White, Faith L. White; one great grandson, Josiah J. White; nephew, Charles Baine, Jr.; eight wonderful nieces, Vanessa(Cornelius), Rhonda, Sonya (Roosevelt), Tammy, Sonya, Sharon, Joy (Tony); special friends, Joe Bozemon, Erica, Madelyn, Lynn and Mami.