James W. Schott, (83) of Texas City, passed away on Sunday, December 11, 2022 in Texas City. He was born on May 5, 1939 in Galveston to Lester and Alice Schott.
James was a Crane Operator in the Oil Fields. He loved to hunt and work on cars, and devoted his life to his loving wife, Sharron.
He is preceded in death by his parents, brothers-in-law Damon Kaluza Sr., William Kaluza, Jerry Ryan and Samuel Rawls, sisters-in-law Linda Ryan and Dolores Rawls, and his friend Jack Kivch.
James is survived by his wife Sharron “K.K.” Schott, sister Mildred Zorn (Raymond), sister-in-law Carolyn Wilson (Bill), nieces and nephews: JoAnn Wilson, Kimberly Davis (Jerry), William Wilson (Elaine), and Brandi Stone, great nephews and nieces: Jerry and Jensen Davis, Xander, Anorah and Marvel Wilson, Bella and Julie Stone, and his close friends: Betty, Maria (Quinten Mays), Nathan and Natalie Branch, and Marissa Mays.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, December 15, 2022 from 10AM – 11AM at the James Crowder Funeral Home in La Marque. A graveside Funeral Service and interment will follow at 11:30 AM at the Galveston Memorial Park Cemetery on FM 519 in Hitchcock with Brother Kevin Owens officiating.