Jimmy Lee Foddrill
51, of East Vale, passed away on June 7, 2014 in Upland. He was born April 30, 1963 in Indiana. Jimmy lived in Whittier, Ca for 27 years prior to moving to Chino, Ca, where he resided for 15 years. The last 8 years of Jimmy's life were spent in East Vale. Jimmy was a graduate of California High School in Whittier. He then moved on to receive his Contractors License in 1993. Having love for his work, Jimmy was the owner of Foddrill Construction for 23 years. With great faith and being a man after God's own heart, Jimmy attended Faith Community Church in West Covina and Calvary Chapel in Chino Hills. His adventurous nature brought Jimmy to love surfing, his eye for detail brought him to love working on classic cars and the hero in him gave him a great fondness for Batman. Jimmy will be lovingly remembered for his charm, humor and ability to bring happiness to those around him. Jimmy loved his family and leaves behind to cherish his memory his wife Leonora; their children Kaylee, Derek and Aaron; mother Barbara; father Bobby and 8 siblings; Wendell, Barbie, Kitty, Penny, Johnny, Melissa, Boe and Angie. Jimmy is also survived by 4 grandchildren. A memorial service will be 11 a.m., Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at Pierce Brothers Griffith Mortuary in Chino. Arrangements under the direction of Funeraria del angel Pierce Brothers Griffith, Chino, CA.
Published in Inland Valley Daily Bulletin on June 10, 2014