A funeral service for Jim Warren, age 92, of Jacksonville, is scheduled at 10 o'clock in the morning Wednesday, May 4, 2016, at Autry Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville with Rev. Ernest Higginbotham and Rev. Jess Slider officiating. He will be laid to rest at Pierce's Chapel Cemetery in Jacksonville.
Mr. Warren passed away Sunday, May 1, 2016, in Jacksonville.
He was born January 21, 1924, in Jacksonville to Lucian and Ella (Claiborne) Warren.
Jim was a member of the Pierce's Chapel Assembly of God Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Alton, Bill, Pete, and Gay Warren; sisters, Easter Boone, Vida Batton and Mary Choate.
Left to cherish his memory is his beloved wife of 70 years, Mary Warren of Jacksonville; sons, Roger Warren and wife Jackie of Jacksonville, Jimmy Warren of Wells; daughter, Joy Hammons and husband Tommy of Jacksonville; sisters-in-law, Lois, Billie and Shirley Warren, all of Jacksonville. He is also survived by eight grandchildren, Ginger Telford, Jim Ross Warren, Kent Warren, Eric Warren, David Warren, Lexie Knight, Landon Williams, Gentry Hammons; nine great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be his grandsons.
Honorary pallbearers will be the men of Pierce's Chapel Assembly of God Church.
Visitation will begin on Tuesday, May 3, 2016, and friends are cordially invited to visit with the family from 6 to 8 o'clock in the evening at Autry Funeral Home, Jacksonville.
The family would like give a special thanks to Twin Oaks Nursing Staff and Heart to Heart Hospice.
Published on May 2, 2016