A native of Trumann, Arkansas, he was the son of the late Jess William and Martha Holcomb Hervey.
He was a brave military Veteran and was retired from RockTenn. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son; Terry Nix.
He is survived by his loving wife; Helen, one son; Gerald (Judy) Nix, two grandchildren; Jackie (Jason) Byrom of Lynchburg, and Bryan (Lynette) Nix of Tullahoma, four great-grandchildren; Jacob and Jarrett Byrom and Shelby and Halle Nix, and one daughter-in-law; Janice Nix.
Visitation with the family will be Thursday, from 1:00PM until 2:00PM in the chapel of Tullahoma Funeral Home.
Graveside services will be held at 2:30 at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens with Bro. Horace Lee Jacobs officiating.
The funeral procession will leave Tullahoma Funeral Home at 2:10PM.
Tullahoma Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of James Hervey.