Sammie Gaines James, 80, passed away Saturday, June 21, 2014 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Booneville. She was born June 3, 1934 to Evan and Annie Gaines. She was the owner of National Equipment Company and a Methodist by faith.
Funeral Service will be 1:00PM Monday, June 23, 2014 at McMillan Funeral Home. Burial will be in Oaklawn Memorial Park.
Survived by one sister, Lillian Gaines of Booneville; two brothers, Robert (Mary Ann) Gaines of Lexington, TN and Fred (Jean) Gaines of Booneville; two nieces Emily McWilliams of Lexington, TN. and Martha Lynn (Chuck) Davis of Tupelo; two nephews, Stan (Jennifer) Gaines of Germantown, TN. and Steve (Candi) Gaines of Corith.
Preceded in death by her husband, Jessie James; her parents and three sisters, Edith Gaines, Dena Gaines and Ilene Taft
Visitation will begin at 11:00AM Monday, June 23, 2014 at the funeral home.