A celebration of life was Oct. 30 at White’s Funeral Home in Springtown.
James was born Oct. 10, 1944. He had lived in Springtown for 16 years and was a former, longtime resident of Newark. He retired as an owner-operator truck driver. For 26 years James was a member of the Fort Worth Anglers Club.
He was preceded in death by his parents and an infant son, Dryw.
Survivors include his wife, Treaon of Springtown; sons Collin Parriette and wife, Christina, of Midland, Aaron Parriette and wife, Mandy, of Haslet, Brad Parriette and wife, Liz, of Haslet and Woody Reese and wife, Dana, of San Angelo; daughter Trina Perry of Springtown; 10 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; nieces; nephews; and numerous other relatives and friends.