James A. Marris, 75, of Blossvale, passed away on Monday, November 28, 2022 at the Grand of Rome. He was born in Syracuse on April 17, 1947, a son of the late Gordon and Beulah (Simmons) Marris. After graduating from high school, James was drafted in the United States Army and served in the Vietnam War. On November 6, 1982, he was united in marriage to Rose Emrich.
James worked in Central Square for Mobile Home Marketing for over 20 years. He enjoyed bird watching, watching Gunsmoke and spending time at Flo’s Diner.
Surviving besides his loving wife, Rose, are six children, James Marris II (Sylvia), Darla Marris (Rob), Jason Marris (Jamie), Donna Thompson, Amy Marris and Peyton Marris; two step-children, Kristine Cedano (John) and Kevin Parisi (Kirsty); a a brother, Clive Marris; the mother of his children, Peggy Pylman; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by four sisters, Karen Herboldt, Kathy Marris, Janice Hopkins and Martha Morris Jones; and two brothers, Robert and Curt Marris.
A Celebration of Life will take place at a later date. There are no calling hours.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Nunn and Harper Funeral Home, Inc., 9464 State Rt. 13, Camden, NY 13316.
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