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1 of 11 | Posted by: Pat Dunham - Webster City, IA

“I worked with Jim at The Equitable/AXA in Des Moines up until the office closed in 1998. He was my boss for a good part of that time and also a good...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Kirk Bradley - Charlotte, NC

3 of 11 | Posted by: Kirk Bradley - Charlotte, NC

Always was willing to lend a hand “Wishing you peace and strength during this difficult time ”
4 of 11 | Posted by: Tacora Steel - Cedar Rapids, IA

“Dear Russ and Family,I will forever remember Mr. Hughes as a kind and gentle man. Jim always greeted me with a smile and seemed eager to engage in...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Jennifer Meskimen Manzanares

“Dear Russ and Family,The Hansen's send our sincere condolences on the passing of your father. We enjoyed having you as a part of our family growing...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Dr. Dave and Linda Hansen - CA

“I worked for Jim when he came to Equitable in Des Moines and we were the last two to lock the doors when the office closed in Dec 1998. Jim was such...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Kristie Manning - Adel, IA

A little afterwork gathering!
8 of 11 | Posted by: Kris Manning

Jim came to my home to visit when I'd been in an accident.
9 of 11 | Posted by: Kris Manning

“One of my favorite members to check in at the starter shack at The Des Moines golf and country club. A real gentleman and so well organized. My...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Doug Drake - Grimes, IA

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you.City High Class of 1959 ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: Pat Dennis Crowley - Iowa Ciity, IA

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James was born on November 1, 1940 and passed away on Monday, May 13, 2019.

James was a resident of Iowa at the time of passing.

As a child, Jim attended a one-room country schoolhouse, worked on the family's century farm, and participated in 4-H.

He served in the U.S. Army National Guard and was honorably discharged in 1963.

In lieu of flowers or gifts, memorial contributions may be made to Covenant Presbyterian Church, Junior Achievement of Eastern Iowa, or The Bird House (Hospice) in Iowa City.