|Birth: ||Oct. 23, 1957|
|Death: ||Apr. 3, 2011|
Jimmy Leon Girdner
(October 23, 1957 - April 3, 2011)
Jimmy Leon Girdner was born October 23, 1957, at home in the Dry Creek Community, to Leroy and Dorothy Coles Girdner. Jim grew up in the Hungry Mountain Community with a loving family, which included his mother and father, sisters and brothers, along with aunts, uncles, and many cousins.
Jim married Candy Neff on December 14, 1995. Jim and Candy enjoyed taking care of their children, J.J., Spencer and Sierra. Another delight for Jim was the addition of a grandson, Keeghan, which brought joy and laughter to his heart.
Jim was a believer in God and the Christian faith. Jim was an avid outdoorsman; he won numerous awards in horse racing and coon hunting. He also liked deer hunting. Jim and Candy owned and operated a feed store for a while. He also took pride in his horses, cattle and all other animals that he accumulated at his home.
Jim loved his family and nothing brought him more joy than spending time with them. Visiting with friends and neighbors was another passion for Jim.
Jim was preceded in death by his parents, one sister, Wanda Girdner and one brother, Herbie Girdner.
Jim is survived by a loving family which includes his wife, Candy Girdner, his children, J.J. Girdner, Spencer Carson and Sierra Carson, all of the home; one grandson, Keeghan Carson and Keeghan's mother, Kendall Smith; his brothers, Jug Girdner and wife, Nora, Tub Girdner and wife, Tish, Roger Girdner and wife, LaDonna, Rick Girdner and wife, Stacy; his sisters, Shirley Brannon and husband, Estelle, Gail Scott and husband, Gary, and Birdie Christie; sister-in-law, Teresa Girdner and mother-in-law, Daisy Neff. He is also survived by aunts, uncles, nephews, nieces, numerous cousins, and many other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Thursday, April 7, 2011, at Hart Memorial Chapel with Bro. Charles Duvall officiating. Interment will follow at Hungry Mountain Cemetery under the direction of Hart Funeral Home of Stilwell.
[Hart Funeral Home]
Leroy Girdner (1927 - 2005)
Dorothy Mae Coles Girdner (1925 - 2000)
Nevell Lee Girdner (1946 - 2014)*
Wanda Girdner (1948 - 1965)*
Jimmy Leon Girdner (1957 - 2011)
Billy Ray Girdner (1960 - 2010)*
Roger Dale Girdner (1963 - 2011)*
Ricky Lee Girdner (1967 - 2013)*
Hungry Mountain Cemetery
Created by: Alice P.
Record added: Apr 07, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68036787