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James Kenneth Boggs
  • In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to:
  • American Heart Association
    4217 Park Place Court
    Glen Allen, VA 23060

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“I'm sorry Ashley and family. Mary DeMasi ”
1 of 12 | Posted by: A friend

“Marta and family, I am so very sorry for your loss. May you find some comfort in knowing that Jim is now at peace. Love you. ”
2 of 12 | Posted by: Linda Joseph - Mount Pleasant, SC

“My deepest sympathy to the family and friends. May the God of all comfort continue to be with each of you. ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: B. Banks

“May your memories of the wonderful times you shared with your loved one comfort you and your family, today and always. ”
4 of 12 | Posted by: American Heart Association

“Marta, we are so sorry to hear that Jimmy passed away. Thinking of you and wishing you strength and comfort in the days ahead. ”
5 of 12 | Posted by: Lloyd & Amy Edwards - SC - Friend

“Marta, we are sorry to learn of Jim's passing. Just want you and your family to know that you all are in our thoughts and prayers during this time. ...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Virginia Johnston - SC - Friend

“So sorry to hear about James' passing. Please accept our sincere condolences to the family. Venning Nolte & Julie Nolte ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: Hampton Venning Nolte - Williston, SC

“The family is in our thoughts and prayers. ”
8 of 12 | Posted by: H. Venning Nolte and Julie Nolte Strawn Nolte - SC

“Marta and family. I'm so sorry to hear of J K's passing. My husband and I send our condolences and continued prayers. ”
9 of 12 | Posted by: Beckie Canfield Tharpe - NC

“Your father was a kind, generous, and gentle man with a heart as big as the world. He will be sorely missed by those who had the pleasure of...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Brian Carroll - Mount Pleasant, SC

“Yh is hurts. . . Jim was a wonderful friend with a warm, open personality. Will miss him dearly, thinking of you Marta. ”
11 of 12 | Posted by: Bill Utsey - Clemson, SC

“Steve & Mike, I was sorry to hear about Jim's passing. As someone who has lost both of his brothers, I know somewhat what you guys are going through...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Brent Heffrin - Charleston, SC


James "Jim" K. Boggs, 70, of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, husband of Marta Gilliam Boggs passed away peacefully Wednesday, June 7, 2017 surrounded by his loving family. Friends and family are invited to attend his visitation Wednesday, June 14, 2017 J. HENRY STUHR, INC., MOUNT PLEASANT CHAPEL, 1494 Mathis Ferry Rd from 1:30 p.m. until 2:30 p.m. A graveside service will follow at 3:00 p.m. in the Mount Pleasant Memorial Gardens, 1308 Mathis Ferry Road.

Jim was born April 15, 1947 in Charleston, West Virginia, son of the late John K. Boggs and the late Virginia McTheney Boggs. Jim graduated from Rivers High School and attended the Baptist College of Charleston. He was employed in the wine and spirits industry. He also was a volunteer with East Cooper Meals on Wheels. Jim attended Seacoast Church.

In addition to his wife of 49 years, Marta, he is survived by his children, Ashlie McGuire and Ali Wilson (Chris); and the joys of his life, granddaughter, McClain McGuire and grandson, Hayes McGuire. Jim is also survived by two brothers, Mike Boggs and Steve Boggs and their families of Indianapolis, Indiana; an aunt Phyllis McTheney of Lanexa, Virginia; and his father-in-law, Charles Gilliam; sister and brother-in-law, Charlotte and Tommy Townsend and niece, Nicole Wilder.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association, 4217 Park Place Court, Glen Allen, VA 23060 or to the American Lung Association, 44-A Markfield Drive, Charleston, SC 29407.

Jim fought the good fight and is finally at peace!