James Adell Pettis

James Adell Pettis

Birth
Cuero, DeWitt County, Texas, USA
Death 26 Oct 2011 (aged 88)
Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas, USA
Burial Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas, USA
Plot Garden Mausoleum II - East
Memorial ID 79569813 · View Source
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Mr. James Adell Pettis, born February 23, 1923 in Cuero, Texas, passed away October 26, 2011. He worked and retired at Reynolds Metal Plant in Ingleside, Texas for 30 years, he was a Mason Brother. He loved life and his family very much. Mr. Pettis was known as the Domino King, which was his passion. He is preceded in death by his wife of 49 years, whom he dearly loved, Mrs. Shelvy Thomas Pettis, out of this union was born 12 children, nine sons and three daughters. The oldest James E. Pettis, Alexander A. Pettis, Arthur Pettis, Richard Pettis, Charles Ray Pettis, all of Corpus Christi, Texas; Bengia T. Pettis of San Antonio, Texas, Randy Pettis of Houston, Texas, Steven A. Pettis of Arlington, Texas and Sylvester James Pettis of San Antonio, Texas; daughters Shirley Mae Pettis Davis, Elizabeth Pettis Sowels both of Corpus Christi, Texas and Sylvia Ann Pettis Henderson of San Antonio, Texas; and a host of grandchildren and great grandchildren; his daughter-in-laws, Eliza Pettis, Losestine Pettis, Tracie Pettis, Janice Pettis, Michelle Pettis and Minnie Pettis; and one son-in-law Stephen Henderson and a very special and devoted long time friend Ms. Joyce Green.

Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Monday, October 31, 2011 at Seaside Funeral Home.

A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 1, 2011 at the Seaside Funeral Home Chapel.
An Entombment will follow at Seaside Memorial Park
Father: Alexander Pettis
Mother: Mary Bonner


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  • Created by: Bobbie Camp Floyd
  • Added: 30 Oct 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 79569813
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Adell Pettis (23 Feb 1923–26 Oct 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 79569813, citing Seaside Memorial Park, Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Bobbie Camp Floyd (contributor 46638110) .