Sharon W. James, 78, of Friendswood, passed away on December 7, 2017. Sharon was born on November 30, 1939 in Houston, TX to parents Daniel and Latane (Lawrence) Wakefield. She graduated from the University of Houston and returned years later to achieve her Masters in Education. Her knowledge was shared with others as she taught special education for Friendswood ISD until she retired.
Sharon and her family moved from Houston to Friendswood in 1972. Having been a member of Mary Queen Catholic Church since the 1970’s, she proudly devoted countless hours to her church and their various groups and clubs. She belonged to multiple social groups with her friends whom she adored so much. Sharon will be missed and loved by all that knew her.
Sharon is survived by her son, John James, Jr. and wife Jennifer and their children, Jesse, Tyler and Austin; her daughter, Jodie James and her children, Sydney and Drake; many other family members and friends.
A memorial service will be held at 5:00 P.M. on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at Jeter Memorial Funeral Home, 311 N. Friendswood Dr., Friendswood, TX 77546, (281) 992-7200, with Rev. Jim Kuczynski, M.S. officiating.
Condolences may be sent to the James family in care of Jeter Memorial Funeral Home at www.jeterfuneralhome.com.