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Marian Reese James

March 30, 1942 ~ August 21, 2021 (age 79)

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Marian Reese James, age 79, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, August 21, 2021.

A memorial service will be held at 2:00 pm on Sunday, September 5, 2021 at Noe-Brooks Funeral Home in Morehead City.

She made her debut into the world on Monday, March 30, 1942 in Morehead City, NC. She was the daughter of the late Isadore & Elsie Reese.

Marian was a beloved Mother, Nana, Mommie, and friend. Her love for others was immeasurable and she always willing to assist anyone that crossed her path.
Marian was an avid supporter of justice and equality, civil rights, and would often share her experiences in order to educate and impart knowledge with others. She was a modest person and although she did not seek recognition for the things she did, she deserved all the accolades life has to offer. She made everyone’s life richer by simply being in it.

Left to cherish memories are her sisters, Thelma Teel & Brenda Nicholson (Nick); brother, Levi Reese; son, Michael Avery James; grandchildren, Taneshia, Marcel, Tobias, Latyshia, Michael II, Meka, Marcus & Mia, and great-grandchildren Michael, Gabrielle, Kenzie, Acelynn, Aaniyah, Madison & Aria'may.

Her namesake & Goddaughter Marian Smith as well as her family also share in her life and countless memories.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Isadore & Elsie Reese, and brothers Lamont & Junius Reese.

Marian James was loved by her family, friends, colleagues and will be sincerely missed.

Condolences and life tributes may be sent to the family at www.noebrooks.net

Arrangements by Noe-Brooks Funeral Home, Morehead City, NC.

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Memorial Service
September 5, 2021

2:00 PM
Noe-Brooks Funeral Home and Crematory
201 Professional Circle
Morehead City, NC 28557

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