|Birth: ||Apr. 8, 1938|
|Death: ||Sep. 28, 2008|
Jim Coburn, 70, Granby, died at 2:10 am Sunday, Sept. 28, 2008, at his home in Granby, following a short illness.
Jim was born April 8, 1938, in Granby, the son of Lawrence J. and Mary W. (Judd) Coburn. He was a lifelong area resident and graduated from Granby High School in 1956. Jim worked at Granby Garment Factory and was a supervisor of the cutting room. He was raised in the Nazarene Church and loved watching baseball, fishing, music, and spending time with his classmates. Jim married Wyonna "Terry" Friend on Sept. 9, 1960, in Oklahoma. She preceded him in death on Sept. 14, 1997.
He is survived by three children, Kayla Price, Fairview, Mo, Heidi Coburn, Neosho, Mo, and Tim Coburn, Carthage, Mo; one brother, Troy Coburn, Granby; nine grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. In addition to his wife and parents, he is preceded in death by a brother, Gene Coburn.
Services will be Wednesday, Oct. 1, at 2 pm at the Clark Funeral Home, Granby. Pastor Chris Hoyer will officiate. Internment will be in the Granby Memorial Cemetery, and serving as pallbearers will be Kayla Price, Heidi Coburn, Tim Coburn, David Price, Austin Hoyer, and Philip Stewart. Friends may call at the Clark Funeral Home, Granby, on Tuesday from 10 am to 7 pm, and the family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 6-7 pm at the funeral home. Contributions in memory of Jim may be made to Granby Memorial Cemetery in care of Clark Funeral Home, PO Box 26, Granby, Mo., 64844. Online condolencesmay be posted atwww.clarkfuneralhomes.com Services directed by Clark Funeral Home, Granby. Published in The Joplin Globe from 9/29/2008 - 10/1/2008
Wyonna L Friend Coburn (1940 - 1997)
Granby Memorial Cemetery
Created by: Ms. Clyde
Record added: Oct 09, 2008
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