Esther Elaine James

Esther Elaine James, age 77, born May 21, 1933, departed this life May 10, 2011. She was a lover of music, animals, and flowers. She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Carrie Davis; brothers, Lawrence, Ray, and Bonnie Davis; and sister, Wanda Davis. She is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law, Terry and Kathy James and Jerry and Kim James, Sr.; grandson, Jerry James, Jr. and girlfriend Mary Edgar; sisters, Ruth Davis and Faye Foister; and several nieces and nephews. The family would like to extend appreciation to their special friends and a very special thanks to Ronnie Dotson and the CVICU staff at the University of Tennessee Medical Center. Memorial service will be held 7:00 PM Monday, May 16, 2011, at Anchor Holds Baptist Church, Rev. Ronnie Dotson officiating. Arrangements provided by Miller Funeral Home, Maryville, (865) 982-6041,