James Wooten, age 53, of Douglas, Georgia passed away on Wednesday April 3, 2019 at Coffee Regional Medical Center. James was born on October 14, 1965 in Atlanta, Georgia the son of James Tyrone Wooten and Nellie Mae Mulkey Wooten.
Mr. Wooten was a Park Ranger with the State of Georgia working at General Coffee State Park, an interpreter at Florance Marina State Park and an interpreter at Picketts Mill Battle Field, Dallas, GA.
Survivors include his wife, Lucy L. Wooten of Douglas, GA; two sons, Gordon Wooten of Valdosta, GA and Richard Wooten of Valdosta, GA; parents, James T. and Nellie Mae Wooten of Douglas, GA;
Funeral services will be held 2:00p.m., Saturday April 6, 2019 from the Chapel of Sims Funeral Home with Rev. Clinton Moore and Rev. Tim Mock officiating. Interment will follow at Douglas City Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday evening from 6pm until 9pm at Sims Funeral Home. Pallbearers were Doug Ward, Arnie Bowers, Brad Barlow, Cleve Ragsdale, Tommy Scott and Steve Cowart. Honorary pallbearer, Gordon Water.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.simsfuneralhome.com.
Sims Funeral Home, Douglas, GA is in charge of arrangements.