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Marvin Lee Thames, Jr.
  • Mt. Olivet Pentecostal Holiness Church
    8469 Doar Rd.
    Awendaw, SC 29429

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“Jackie,We are so saddened to learn of Marvin's passing. He was a wonderful man and friend. He will be missed. Sending sympathy and prayers for you...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Hope Thompson - MT Pleasant, SC

“We at Martin Marietta are so sorry to hear of Marvin's (Hit Man as we knew him) passing. He was such a nice Man to talk to. Every time he came in, me...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Tommy Mathis - Jamestown, SC

“My condolences to Jackie and the Thames family. Jason and I enjoyed visiting with him at the family reunions. He had a great sense of humor. Will...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Karan Hawkins

“So sorry for your loss. ”
4 of 10 | Posted by: Jay and Debbie Ganey - Burgaw, NC

“Marvin you are going to be missed by all and your sense of humor was so funny. Please give my dad and everyone a hug for me. Love you Marvin Thames...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Jason Hawkins - Charleston, SC

“Jackie, I was sorry to hear about Marvin Lee's passing. He was always a kind -hearted person and wonderful husband and father. You and your family...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Harriett Mcdaniel - Ladson, SC

“He was a wonderful person, even when I called him by the wrong name at first.. I am so sorry for your loss. Going to miss his laugh and stories. God...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Cathy Bailey Blackwell - WV

“Sorry for your loss. He was a great man as well as father and husband. He will be missed. Sorry we could not make it. ”
8 of 10 | Posted by: Gary and Cathy Blackwell

“Deepest sympathies to the entire family. ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: Andy Ward - Friend

“I am at a loss for words, I have so many great memories that included you, cruising, or just sitting at the dinning room table and talking for hours...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Wendy Fisher - Goose Creek, SC


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Marvin Lee Thames, Jr., 62, of Awendaw, South Carolina, husband of Jacqueline Gay Lutz Thames entered into eternal rest Monday, January 31, 2022. His Funeral Service will be held Friday, February 4, 2022, in Mt. Olivet Pentecostal Holiness Church, 8469 Doar Rd, Awendaw at 11:00 am. The family will receive friends Thursday, February 3, 2022 in J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., Mt. Pleasant Chapel, 1494 Mathis Ferry Rd., from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. Mount Pleasant Chapel.

Marvin was born March 6, 1959 in Charleston, South Carolina, son of Marvin Lee Thames, Sr. and Edna Jackson Thames. He enjoyed hunting and fishing in the Lowcountry, but most of all, loved his grandchildren who were the joy of his life. He drove for James White Construction, and attended Mt. Olivet Pentecostal Holiness Church.

He is survived by his wife of 33 years, Jacqueline Gay Thames of Awendaw, SC; his father, Marvin Lee Thames, Sr. (Janet) and mother, Edna Thames all of Awendaw; children, Tyler Thames (Christina) of Hanahan, Bailey Turnage (Steven) of Awendaw and Brenna Thames of Mt. Pleasant; three grandchildren, Gabrielle Turnage of Awendaw, and Jackson Thames and Weston Thames of Hanahan; siblings Kevin Thames (Amy) of Mt. Pleasant, and Donna Fischer (Otis) of Awendaw SC.

Memorials may be made to Mt. Olivet Pentecostal Holiness Church, 8469 Doar Rd., Awendaw, SC 29429.