James Andrew Mardis, (Jamie - as better known to friends and family) passed away at the age of 40 on Sunday, July 15, 2018, at University of Cincinnati Medical Center, surrounded by family and friends. He was born on March 25, 1978, in Cincinnati, Ohio, to John and Helen (Mabry) Mardis. He graduated from Scott High School in 1996. Jamie had a huge heart and always protected those he loved. He was always the first to crack a joke and keep everyone entertained. Passionate about all things he enjoyed but mostly being a devoted daddy to Landon. Jamie is preceded in death by his father, John (2011), and sister, Marjorie (2014). Survivors include his seven-year-old son, Landon; mother, Helen Mardis; brothers, John (Rhonda) Mardis and Steve (Doris) Mardis; sisters, Debbie Mardis, and Dixie (George) Weber; 10 nephews and 4 nieces. Jamie’s final act of kindness was to give the gift of life through organ donation. Celebration of Life and services will be on Saturday, July 28th, 2018 at the First Church of God, 524 W. Southern Avenue, Covington, KY. Celebration of Jamie’s life from 2pm-4pm, with services following the celebration at 4pm.