JAMES RICHARD OFFUTT, age 66, died in Sugar Land, Texas, on Wednesday, April 9, 2014, after a long battle with cancer.
Born July 9, 1947, in Morganfield, Kentucky, he was raised in Gary, Indiana and lived in a number of locations before settling in Sugar Land in 1994. He graduated from Horace Mann High School in Gary, received his BSME from Purdue, and his MSBA from Indiana University
. Jim worked for Chevron until retiring in 2012, and was a member of a number of technical societies including ASME, ASTM, PIP, and SSPC.
Survivors include his wife of forty-five years, Connie; and his mother, Grace K. Offutt. Jim was preceded in death by his father, Steven O. Offutt, in 2008.
A Memorial Service will be held at 3:00 PM, Saturday, April 12, 2014, at The Settegast-Kopf Co. @ Sugar Creek, 15015 Southwest Freeway, Sugar Land (Williams Trace Exit).
For those desiring, donations in Jim's memory may be made to the