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Anita Vernice James, 81, of Wolverine, went to be with the Lord on August 22, 2021.
She was born on December 1, 1939, to Elmer Zimmerman and Bessie Bair who preceded her in death.
Anita graduated from Grand Blanc High in 1958. She was a pharmacy tech at Kmart until her retirement. Anita was a member of Indian River United Methodist Church, loved participating in her ladies' book club and spending time with her family. On November 1, 1991, she married William Thomas James, who preceded her in death (2013).
She is survived by her children, Daniel (Denise) Coleman, Timothy W Parish, Terry (Julie) Parish, Michael (Patty) James, Saundra (Jimmy) James, William D (Katie) James; 14 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.
Also preceding her in death were her siblings Betty J Carlson and Elmer Lee Zimmerman. A Celebration of Life will be held on September 18th, 2021, from 12:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. at the Indian River United Methodist Church, 956 Eagles Nest Road, Indian River, MI 49749. Arrangements were entrusted to Nelson Funeral Home and Cremation Service.