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Clarence Henry James
  • In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to:
  • Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim Synagogue
    90 Hasell Street
    Charleston, SC 29401
  • In lieu of flowers, Memorials may be made to:
  • National Kidney Foundation of South Carolina
    508 Hampton Street, Suite 206
    Columbia, SC 29201
  • In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to:
  • Isle of Palms Exchange Club
    201 Palm Blvd.
    Isle of Palms, SC 29451

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“So sorry to hear of Jimmy s passing. I worked at Pinhurst Textiles for 20 years in Asheboro NC and with Carolina Underwear in Thomasville NC for...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“We are so sorry to hear about about the loss of your father. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
2 of 10 | Posted by: Susan White - Trinity, NC

“Jimmy was an amazing person. We all loved him here at East Cooper Dental. We are saddened by his passing. Betty, so sorry for your loss. Big hugs and...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Carol Sides - Mount Pleasant, SC

“We at Carolina Underwear were saddened to learn of the passing of our long time friend and trusted business man, Jimmy James. He was the stable...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Nereus English - Thomasville, NC

“Jimmy will be missed as a friend and neighbor. We loved his gentle nature and his beautiful smile. We feel so lucky to have had him in our lives...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Connie Unthank - Mount Pleasant, SC

“Jimmy will be missed as a neighbor and a friend. We enjoyed his company and his beautiful smile. We feel so lucky to have had him in our lives...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Connie Unthank - Mount pleasant, SC

“Betty I'm so sorry to hear about Jimmy...he was truly a pleasure to be around and I'm so lucky that I had the privilege of taking care of him. ”
7 of 10 | Posted by: Michelle Shepard

“My heart is broken. ”
8 of 10 | Posted by: Betty Witman - SC - Friend

“Jimmy was a GREAT guy and did an amazing job raising an awesome family. he will be missed by all,Rick Grossman ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: Rick Grossman - charlotte, NC

“Dear Betty,What a beautiful tribute. Jimmy really lived an eventful life and you enhanced it so much. I'm so glad you had this time together. Best to...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Linda altman - Atlanta, GA

Clarence H. James, 89, of Mt. Pleasant, SC passed away on March 9, 2018. His Memorial Service will be on Friday, March 16, 2018 in J. HENRY STUHR, INC. MOUNT PLEASANT CHAPEL at 11:00 am. The family will receive friends on Friday from 10:30 am until time of service. Inurnment will be private.

Clarence H. James, known to everyone as "Jimmy," was born on January 31, 1929 in Far Rockaway, NY. He was a great sports enthusiast and played basketball in high school and college. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and a member of the Isle of Palms Exchange Club. Jimmy was a former Rotarian and member of the Temple Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim. Jimmy loved all sports but in particular basketball and golf. His greatest love however was for his children and grandchildren. He is survived by his two sons and their wives, William and Charlotte James of Asheville, NC, and Scott and Laura James of Mount Pleasant, SC. His two grandsons are Keith and Evan, and a granddaughter, Sydney. He was preceded in death by his wife Miriam and daughter Julie Anne, both of whom passed away in November, 1962. Before moving to Mt. Pleasant, SC, he lived in Charlotte, NC for 40 years. He owned a manufacturers rep. business dealing in textiles. He is also survived by his partner, Betty Witman.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim Synagogue, 90 Hasell Street, Charleston, SC 29401 or National Kidney Foundation, 508 Hampton Street, Suite 206, Columbia, SC 29201 or Isle of Palms Exchange Club, 201 Palm Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451.