James Dewey Marsh
Born 25 November 1919, Tennessee
Died 12 October 1946, Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee
Son of Dewitt Talmadge Marsh and Nannie May Sensabaugh
Husband of Lois Cleek Marsh
James D. Marsh became ill while serving with the US Marines in Peiping, China. He was flown to Hawaii were he underwent major surgery and then to the Naval Hospital in Memphis in July where he died. He had served in the Marines for 3 years. He was born and reared in Hawkins County.
He was survived by his wife, parents, three sisters and three brothers and two grandmothers. His infant son died in November 1945 at the Holston Valley Community Hospital, Kingsport.