James R. Gartin, 73, formerly of Wagon Mound died on Saturday, June 8, 2013.
He was born in Farmington to Bill and Jessie Gartin on June 21, 1939.
He was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers, Sam, David and Billy.
He is survived by his wife, Ida L. Gartin of Tucson, Ariz.; four sons; three daughters; one step-son; two step-daughters and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nephews and nieces. He is also survived by two brothers, Raybourn of Shallowater, Texas, Glen of Republic, Wash.; two sisters, Zelda Wiggins of Wagon Mound and Sherrill Lopez of Cimarron.
Funeral services are scheduled for 9 a.m. Thursday at Adair Funeral Home in Tucson, Ariz. Interment to follow at South Lawn Cemetery in Tucson, Ariz. The family has asked memorials be sent to