James Ernest "Jimmy" Buckley


James Ernest "Jimmy", age 87. Resident of Covington, KY and formerly of Independence, KY. Died, Friday, February 28, 2014 at St. Elizabeth Health Care, Edgewood, KY. Retired in 1988 after 30 years of service as a Brakeman for the C & O. Railroad Spring Grove Yards, Cincinnati, OH. WW#2 Merchant Marine Veteran. Member of the Brotherhood of Railroad Locomotive Engineers, Firemen, and Brakemen. Enjoyed whittling with his pocket knife and creating items with his hands. SERVICES 7PM Wednesday, March 5th, Allison & Rose Funeral Home, 5645 Taylor Mill Road, Taylor Mill, KY. VISITATION 4PM until 6:45 PM Wednesday at the funeral home. MILITARY HONORS and INTERMENT 10AM Thursday, Evergreen Cemetery, Southgate, KY. MEMORALS, in lieu of flowers, may be made to: Saint Joseph Indian School, PO Box 326, Chamberlain, SD 57326, www.stjo.org/holiday and/or Running Strong for American Indian Youth, 8301 Richmond Highway, Alexandria, VA 22309, http://indianyouth.org/. Preceded in death by his: parents- William Edward and Jennie Irno Parlett Buckley; brothers-Robert and William Buckley. He is survived by his: brother-Paul Buckley, Franklin, OH, many nieces, nephews and cousins. On-line condolence may be made to www.allisonrosefunealhome.com

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Published in the Kentucky Enquirer on Mar. 3, 2014