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“i knew james when he was little we were neighbors at pinebluff apartment i knew is parents im sorry for his lost praying for the family ”
1 of 14 | Posted by: frank pillmann - knoxville, TN

“Sorry for your loss..he will be missed... ”
2 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“I worked with James at GMCR he always kept us laughing and I have so many stories. He is going to be missed and thought of often. He had shared...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Wayne Freeman - Maryville, TN

“The N2 shift at Green Mountain has lost a special worker and friend we will all miss this good guy and we know that he loved his kid dearly , just...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Sherry Dalton - Rutledge, TN

“So sorry for your loss. Worked with James he will be missed. ”
5 of 14 | Posted by: Debra Johnson - Knoxville, TN

“You certainly will be missed, especially by dad and siblings, ”
6 of 14 | Posted by: melanie roberts - maryville, TN

“Sorry for your loss ”
7 of 14 | Posted by: Sam Sizemore - Dayton, OH

“Sorry for the unfortunate loss, I can only offer comfort for all close to him and my prayers. May God be with your family ”
8 of 14 | Posted by: James Curtis - Sevierville, TN

“I worked with James GMCR. He will be missed. So sorry for your loss. ”
9 of 14 | Posted by: Wendy Solomon - New Market, TN

“My heart goes out to James family.He loved his kids be on measure.He was a good person to work with.He will truly be missed at work. ”
10 of 14 | Posted by: Melinda Cupp - Lafollette, TN

“My condolences goes out the family. James was a good friend of mine and he will be truely missed. ”
11 of 14 | Posted by: Rachel Mazon - Knoxville, TN

“Sorry for ur loss ”
12 of 14 | Posted by: robin davidson - lenior

“I would like to give my sorrows and prayers to the family I knew him in school he was a true loyal man and friend couldn't find any better of a guy...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: Robert patty - Walland/maryville, TN

“James and I started at GMCR on the same day (Aug. 1, 2011) and went through orientation together. He went to N2 and I to D2, but we would see each...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Mark O. Stallings - Knoxville, TN


James "Jamie" Matthew Vance age 34 of Friendsville, TN passed away unexpectedly at Tennova Hospital on Saturday, August 29, 2015. James was employed at Green Mountain Coffee Roasters. He was a devoted family man! He loved his family very much especially his children and grandchildren, they meant the world to him! He also loved UT football and anything pertaining to muscle cars and racing. He was preceded in death by his mother: Cynthia Chittum Vance; paternal grandparents, James Roy & Kathryn Vance; infant son, Maximum Wayne Vance. Survivors include: wife, Jessica; daughters, Shelby, Jamie, Jessie Vance; daughters & sons-in-law, Alisha & Greg Akins, Ashlee & Gabe Emert; grandchildren, Brantley & Memphis Akins, Wyatt Turner, Adalynn Emert; father, Mark Vance; brothers, Mark Jr., Luke, Nick, Stevie Vance; sister & brother-in-law, Sayrah & Mike Ferguson; several nieces and nephews; special aunt & uncle, Cathy & "Uncle Bit" Hicks; special family friend, Dave Union; a host of other family and friends also survive. Family will receive friends from 5:00 until 7:00 PM, Thursday, September 3, 2015 at Smith Trinity Chapel. Funeral will be held immediately following at 7:00 PM. Family and friends will meet at 9:15 AM, Friday, September 4, 2015 at Smith Trinity Chapel to go in procession to Laurel Bank Baptist Church Cemetery for the 10:00 AM graveside service. Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000, www.SmithFuneralandCremation.com.