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Jimmy R. Lucas 71, of Weir, KS died 10:00pm Thursday September 12,
2013 at his home following a long illness.
Jimmy was born November 2, 1941 in Pittsburg, KS the son of Laurence
and Edna E. (Mummert) Lucas. Jimmy was a graduate of Weir High
School in 1959. He later joined the Army Reserves and was a graduate
of Pittsburg State University.
In 1963 Jimmy married Judith Ambler in Miami, OK. Jimmy worked most
of his life for Shelter Insurance as a Claims Adjuster before retiring due
to ill health in 2002. Jimmy was a member of the Methodist Church in
Weir, KS; a retired member of the Weir City Council and enjoyed being
in the outdoors.
Survivors include his children Jeffrey Lucas of Nevada, MO and Julie
Eador of Republic, MO; siblings Larry Lucas of Weir, KS and Linda
Berning of Weir, KS; grandchildren Paige Eador, Samuel Eador, Sarah
Lucas, Kirsty Marsh and Jeffrey Marsh, and numerous nieces,
nephews, great nieces and great nephews.
Jimmy was preceded in death by his parents.
Per Jimmy’s wishes his body will be taken for cremation and a Memorial
Diner will be sponsored by the Methodist Church in Weir, KS at a later
date. Arrangements are by Bath-Naylor Funeral Home in Weir, KS.