James M. Letts, 73, of Midland, passed away at home surrounded by his family on November 3, 2018. He was born on August 25, 1945 to the late James and Elenorjean (Davis) Letts. On August 17, 1968 he married Donna Jean Carey and they had 50 wonderful years together.
James was employed at Shorty’s Wrecker and was part owner of Midland Towing. He retired from the Midland County Fair working in maintenance. James enjoyed camping, fishing, hunting and many years with 4-H.
James is survived by his wife, Donna, children, James Donald (JD), Dana, Paul Newman, grandchildren; Kyle, Dylan (Shana), Amber, Dana, Kimberly, Brent, Zachary Newman and Amanda and Nic Hemling, and great grandkids, Nico Hemling, Loretta and Noah Newman. He is also survived by 3 sisters, 5 brothers, and 1 brother in law.
James was predeceased by his parents, James and Elenorjean Letts, in-laws, Donald Carey and Shirley Davis and sister Betty Reid.
A memorial service will be held at New Hope Community Church on Saturday, November 24, 2018 at 11:00 am with Pastor Don Duford officiating. Friends may visit with the family from 10 am until the time of service.
Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider MidMichigan Hospice or Midland County 4-H Council.