|Birth: ||Feb. 28, 1920|
|Death: ||Nov. 19, 2009|
FREDERICK Funeral for Jim Dutton, 89, Frederick, will be at 10 a.m. Monday in Orr Gray Gish Chapel, Frederick, with the Rev. Eric Snyder, pastor, First United Methodist Church, officiating.
Mr. Dutton died Thursday, Nov. 19, 2009, in Frederick.
Burial with military honors will be in Frederick Memorial Cemetery.
He was born Feb. 28, 1920, in Frederick, to Wille B. "Buck" and Mary Neal Vetto Dutton. He grew up in Frederick, where he graduated from Henderson High School in 1939. He entered the Army on Oct. 12, 1942, and served honorably during World War II. He was discharged on Nov. 20, 1945. Military service awards he received include EAME Theater Ribbon with five Battle Stars, American Defense Ribbon, World War II Victory Ribbon, One Silver Service Star and Good Conduct Medal. He married Joyce Neely on June 15, 1951, in Frederick. He farmed near Frederick and, in 1955, he and his wife moved to California, where he worked in the aircraft industry. They returned to Frederick in 1958. He worked as a janitor for First Baptist Church and then the Tillman County Courthouse, where he retired in 1992. He was a member of First United Methodist Church and American Legion Post No. 49 in Frederick.
Survivors include his wife, of the home; a son, Randy Dutton; a daughter, Hollie Dutton; two grandsons: Terrell Johnson and KaShawn Curry, all of Frederick.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and sister, Imogene "Jean" Lee Query.
Memorial contributions may be made to First United Methodist Church, 12th & Grand, Frederick 73542.
An online guest book is available at www.OrrGrayGishFuneralhome.com.
Frederick Memorial Cemetery
Created by: Wanda Jackson
Record added: Nov 21, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44647246
Jim Witcher Dutton|
Michael L. Ramsey
Added: Dec. 6, 2012
This is a military grave. DUTTON, JIM; US ARMY, WORLD WAR II. Thank you for serving your country.|
Added: Nov. 21, 2009