Jimmy R. King

James R. (Jimmy) King, 91, of Mondamin, Iowa, passed away Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at Westmont Care Center in Logan Iowa. He was born to Dean J. and Bernice (Roden) King December 27, 1922, in Mondamin. He was baptized into Christ at the Onawa Christian Church in 1987. Jimmy graduated from Mondamin High School in 1941. He farmed with his father until Dean’s death in 1987. He continued to live on the farm until he moved into Mondamin in December 2009. Jimmy enjoyed traveling and had traveled to all lower 48 states twice in two years. He especially enjoyed visiting the National Parks. Yosemite was a favorite. He also enjoyed taking home movies, reading, and visiting with friends and family. Jimmy’s generosity to the West Harrison Schools, the Mondamin Community, and Harrison County is a memorial to his love and concern for others. Among his honors were Lifetime Achievement Awards from both the Harrison County Development Corporation and the West Harrison CSD and the surrounding communities. Jimmy is preceded in death by his parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousin Carolyn. Survivors include his cousins and many friends. Visitation with the family will be held from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Friday with a Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m. at the Hennessey Funeral Home in Missouri Valley, Iowa. The family would like to invite everyone to a time of lunch and fellowship at the Mondamin Community Center after the committal service. In Loving Memory Of James R. “Jimmy” King Born December 27, 1922 Mondamin, Iowa Entered Into Rest March 19, 2014 Logan, Iowa Funeral Services 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 22, 2014 West Harrison High School School Mondamin, Iowa Officiating Pastor Rusty Hedger Vocalist Rick Powell Pianist Sharon Shelton West Harrison Choir “Agnus dei” Vocal Selections “You Raise Me Up” “Amazing Grace” Honorary Bearers Danny Roden Judy DeSpain Royl Roden Lou Roden Dave Roden Joan Green Kay Porter Pat Roden Peggy Jones Nancy White Bill Cross Janice Benson Don Powell Jean Koenig Lyle King Karol King Karen Wilkinson Larry King Brad King Ron Bell Casket Bearers Mondamin Fire and Rescue Final Resting Place Solider Valley Cemetery Pisgah, Iowa

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