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James J. Naive

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“I was very sorry to hear of your loss. I fondly remember all the time working on the farm with all of you and appreciate the time. Jim was an...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Bob Brooks - Madison, AL

“We are so saddened to hear of Jim's passing. We remember him as a kind and gracious man. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during the coming days. ”
2 of 6 | Posted by: Donald and Sharon Zettwoch - KY

“Jim and I go back a long way. Jim lived 4 houses away from me in Gary, IN growing up and we walked to school together for many years. We have stayed...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Jack & Pat Kromer - Ormond Beach, FL

“My heart goes out to all of you in this sad time. I hope your long years of memories can be a comfort to you in the days to come. Please let Dean...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Bobbie Ramsey - Middle, KY

“He was so gracious and kind. I always felt more serene in his presence, and have especially vivid memories of his loving pride as father of the groom...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Joan Smith - Lexington, KY

“Jerry and I are so sorry to hear of Jim's passing. We know he will be missed by so many. Our heartfelt sympathy for the family. ”
6 of 6 | Posted by: Cindi & Jerry Thomas - Louisville, KY

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James was born on September 12, 1930 and passed away on Wednesday, June 14, 2017.

James was a resident of Spencer County, Kentucky at the time of passing.

After high school, he attended Purdue University and received a B.A. in Agriculture and a Masters in Ag Economics.

He was an Army Veteran.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, June 17, 11 am to 8 pm, at Ratterman and Sons Funeral Home, 10600 Taylorsville Road, Jeffersontown, Kentucky, 40299. A Memorial Service and Interment will be held on Wednesday, June 21, 10:30 am at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 4700 Lowe Road, Louisville, KY.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be given to St. Paul's Episcopal Church.