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James Corwin Lockard

1978 - 2013 | Obituary Condolences
James Corwin Lockard Obituary
James Corwin Lockard, 34, of Independence, Mo., passed away November 17, 2013, in St. Joseph, Mo.

A Visitation will be held from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 21, at Eastside Baptist Church, Independence, Mo. A memorial service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, November 22, at the Community of Christ Auditorium, Independence, Mo.

James was born December 18, 1978, in Independence, Mo., to Robert James and Mary (Walbridge) Lockard as one of two children. He attended Lee's Summit North High School. James enlisted in the United States Air Force where he proudly served his country from June of 1998 to May of 2004. He worked as a Postman for the USPS for three years until he became an Officer for the Independence Police Department in 2008. James is loved and will be missed.

He is survived by wife, Sarah (Myers) Lockard; son, Blaine Michael Lockard; stepson, Gavin Ira Williams; mother, Mary Walbridge; father, Robert James Lockard and wife Marsha Lee; sister, Erin Rae Lockard; half-sister, Lara Marie Hampton; stepbrother, Paul Norman Ladas; stepsister, Michelle Marie Ladas; and numerous friends and fellow officers who will miss him dearly.

The family encourages contributions to the James Lockard Memorial c/o Code One Credit Union; PO Box 270020, Kansas City, MO 64127 in his memory.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.speakschapel.com

Arrangements: Speaks Suburban Chapel 816-373-3600
Published in The Examiner on Nov. 20, 2013
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