James (Jim) Lee Gainer
October 8, 1931 ~ May 5, 2023

James (Jim) Lee Gainer, 91, of Ringgold went home to be with the Lord on Friday, May 5th, 2023.

He was born in Parsons, West Virginia on October 8th 1931. He was a member of the Ringgold Church of Christ, retired from Metropolitan Insurance and served in the United States Marine Corp.

He enjoyed golfing, playing marbles with his family, and spreading the gospel either from the pulpit or one on one. He always had a smile to share and story to tell.

He was preceded in death by his wife Peggy Gainer, son Barry Gainer, and grandson James Derrick Sturdivan.

Survivors include his daughter Sherry Hendricks; grandchildren, Jeremy (Jill) Gainer, Matthew (Stephanie) Gainer, Nikki Sturdivan, Cody (Amber) Sturdivan; great-grandchildren, Emily, Cooper, and Zoey. Sister; Marilyn (Gainer) Sisson.

A graveside service will be held at 2 PM on Friday, May 12th at Tennessee-Georgia Memorial Park with Ministers Mike Lusk and Sean Coley officiating.

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