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Elder, James
James Royal Elder "Jimbo" passed away October 4, 2015. An Arizona native, Jim was born March 6, 1934. He resided in Apache Junction. He is preceded in death by his wife of 51 years Carol Elder; his parents Royal and Rose Elder; his sister Rena Hamblin; grandson Trevor Burden and his step-daughter Amanda Poole. He is survived by his wife of 10 years Diane Elder; his daughter Dianne (Duaine) Burden; his son Steven J. (Debbie) Elder; his step-daughters Tina Silverhorn and Kelly Rodriguez; his sisters Nola Sirrine Hamblin and Jonnie Nabors as well as 18 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. A Graveside Service will be held for Jim at 10:00 AM, Friday, October 9, 2015 at the City of Mesa Cemetery 1212 N. Center Street, Mesa, Arizona 85201. Please visit www.MelcherChapelOfRoses.com to share memories or leave condolences.


Published in The Arizona Republic on Oct. 8, 2015
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