James "Jimmy" Stoves, 82, a native of Terrebonne Parish and a resident of Houma, passed away peacefully at 1:14 p.m. on Sunday, June 11, 2017.
Visitation will be from 8:00 a.m. until funeral time at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 17, 2017 at Howard 3rd Zion Travelers Baptist Church, 363 Bayou Dularge Road in Houma. Burial will follow in Crozier Cemetery.
He is survived by his sons, Marcus and Corey Stoves (Kristol); daughter, Shenicka N. Stoves; ten grand children; four great grandchildren; son-in-law, Maurice Aitch; four-sisters-in, Juanita L. Ezell (Roosevelt), Michelle Wanda White, Lurlee Lewis and Rita Stoves; a host of other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Anita Lewis Stoves; daughter, Victoria Allen Aitch; grandson, Marcus LaJohn Stoves; parents, Millard and Clara Miller Stoves; siblings, Susie S. Wolfe, Bertha S. Fleming, Rebecca S. Poindexter, Edward Stoves, Sr., Millard Stoves, Jr., Lewis E. Stoves, Sr., and Charley Stoves.
Arrangements entrusted to Jones Funeral Home of Houma.