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Jimmy (Jim) Mitchum

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Jimmy (Jim) Mitchum Obituary

Jim passed away September 27, 2016. He was a loving husband, father and papa (grandfather). He was born on September 9, 1934 to parents Floyd and Pearl Mitchum. He lived in Sutter County for 72 years. He attended Yuba City High School and graduated Class of 1953.

He married the love of his life, Nadine (Metzger) Mitchum on July 27, 1955.

Jim spent his early career working at Purity Store starting at the age of 15. He then worked at Safeway stores and finally had his dream job farming prunes and rice until he retired.

Jim loved the outdoors, duck hunting, deer hunting and ocean fishing. He and Nadine and family spent a lot of time at their cabin in Mendocino.

He is survived by his wife Nadine of 61 years; two daughters Kathleen Shinkle (Guy) and Maena Oswald; a son David Mitchum; seven grandchildren, Taylor Schattner (Ryan), Joshua Shinkle, Daryl Mitchum, Ryan Mitchum, Wade Mitchum, Jordan Victorino, Elizabeth Victorino; 6 great-grandchildren; brother Ray Mitchum (Linda) and sister Jean Dani.

He is preceded in death by parents Floyd and Pearl Mitchum; sister Wanda Johnson and great-granddaughter Audrey Ella Schattner.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to .

Love you Babe and our dear Papa.

Private service will be at Sutter Cemetery.

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Published in Appeal Democrat from Sept. 30 to Oct. 1, 2016
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