Jenny James


Dr. Jenny P. James, age 69, of Sylva, N.C., passed away Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020.

She was born on Aug. 20, 1951, in Pima County, Ariz. Dr. James was a rescuer of animals, an artist, a musician, a writer, a theologian and a photographer.

She will be dearly missed by four of the quirkiest animals she could find.

Donations can be made in Dr. James’ memory to Mountain Pet Rescue, 234 New Leicester Hwy., Asheville, NC 28806; WNC Nature Center, 75 Gashes Creek Road Asheville, NC 28805; Catman2 Inc, P.O. Box 2344, Cullowhee, NC 28723; Cashiers Humane Society, P.O. Box 638, Cashiers, NC 28717.

Private cremation arrangements have been entrusted to Appalachian Funeral Services of Sylva, N.C.