Jim proudly served his country in the United States Air Force as a pilot, attaining the rank of Captain. He enjoyed his work at the Holiday Inn Express in Branson, coffee with friends, and traveling around the United States, Canada, Germany, and Mexico. Jim will be missed greatly by all who knew and loved him.
He is survived by his wife Pat of Branson, Missouri.
Inurnment will be held 1:00 PM, Monday, October 16, 2017, at the Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Springfield, Missouri.