James Holt Sellers, age 84, passed away Sunday, December 20, 2020, at St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Jacksonville, Florida.
Mr. Sellers was born December 20, 1936, in Appling County to the late William Henry Sellers and the late Lois Kennedy Sellers. He was a member of Zion Missionary Baptist Church and a veteran of the United States Army. Mr. Sellers was a longtime local businessman, having worked in machinery and equipment sales. Many of his loyal customers became cherished lifelong friends. Mr. Sellers was preceded in death by his wife, Nova Deen Sellers, and two great-grandchildren, Wylder and Wilder Sellers.
Survivors include his daughters & sons in law, Janda & Keith Morris, Jada & Keith Miles all of Baxley, and Jeana & Chris Thompson of Fernandina Beach, Florida; sons & daughters in law, Ty & April Sellers of Baxley and Jamie Sellers of Clearwater, Florida; a sister-in-law, Wynette Sellers of Brunswick; Six grandchildren, Jonathon (Shayla) Sellers, Lauren Sellers, Maria Sellers, Christian Thompson, Katie Thompson, and Will Miles; and one great-grandchild Rigdon Sellers also survive.
A graveside service will be held Wednesday, December 23, 2020, at 3:00 pm at Zion Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Wayne Williamson officiating and a eulogy by Jada Miles.
Active Pallbearers will be Will Miles, Christian Thompson, Jonathan Sellers, Keith Miles, Keith Morris, Larry Knight, and Mike Rowell.
Honorary Pallbearers will be members of Zion Missionary Baptist Church and employees & friends of Prime Equipment Sales.
Arrangements are under the direction of Swain Funeral Home.