James H. ‘Jim’ Spaulding, Elberfeld

James H. “Jim” Spaulding, of Elberfeld and formerly of Dale, went to be with the Lord on Friday, January 31,2020 at his home.

He was born on May 21, 1939 in Falmouth, Kentucky, to the late Lawrence and Lelia (Capps) Spaulding.

Jim was a member of Mt. Zion Christian Church, Santa Claus.

He was a retired boilermaker and served in the United States Army.

Jim enjoyed fishing, birds, antique cars and anything outdoors. He loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.

Jim is survived by his wife of 54 years, Gloria June (Wyttenback) Spaulding; two sons, Gary (Rhonda) Spaulding of Baltimore, Ohio, and Greg (Rhonda) Spaulding of Elberfeld; five grandchildren, Hayley, Cameron, Kirsten, Emma and Lily Spaulding; two sisters, Margaret (Joe) Mathers of Oswego, New York, and Alleen (Ken) Mapes of Rome City; and one brother, Dwight (Kathy) of Fort Wayne.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by five sisters and four brothers. 

Visitation will be Monday, Feb. 3 from 4 to 7 p.m. CT at the Fuller Funeral Home.

Funeral service will be Tuesday, Feb 4 at 10 a.m. CT at Fuller Funeral Home, with Bro. Alton Crowe officiating.  Burial to follow in the Mt. Zion Christian Church Cemetery, Santa Claus.

Memorial contributions can be made to Mt. Zion Christian Church, PO Box 175, Santa Claus. Fuller Funeral Home is handling arrangements.




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