James Doyle Pickett, 80, of Nashville, died Thursday, February 21, 2013, in Nashville.
Mr. Pickett was born January 29, 1933, in McCaskill, to Winfred and Mamie Stone Pickett. He was retired from Champion Parts where he worked in the Maintenance Department.
He was preceded in death by his mother and father; one son, James Harvey Pickett; and two brothers.
Survivors include his wife, Iva Dell Farley Pickett, of Nashville; one step-son, Joe Hickerson, of Channelview, Texas; one step-daughter, Sue Lobue, of Longview, Texas; and one sister, Sybil Youse, of Dallas, Texas.
The Pickett family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. Saturday, February 23, at the Friendship United Methodist Church, with funeral services beginning at 11 a.m., under the direction of Herndon-Pharr Funeral Home of Hope. Burial will follow at the Friendship Cemetery, under the direction of Herndon-Pharr Funeral Home.