Julius Paul Kimberlin
Julius Paul Kimberlin
  • August 26, 1925 - September 15, 2017
  • Seagoville, Texas

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Julius Paul (Dude) Kimberlin entered into eternal rest on September 15, 2017. He was born on August 26, 1925 in Coopers Chapel, Texas. He attended Mt. Pleasant High School and received his Associate Degree from Texarkana Junior College. He was employed with the Federal Bureau of Prisons. He retired after 25 years of service from the Seagoville Federal Correctional Institution. After retirement he received his certification in heating and air conditioning repair and worked for another 20 years.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Robert Kimberlin and Lota (Pool) Kimberlin; his loving wife Wanda Kimberlin; sister Edith Shiflet and brothers Harold Kimberlin, Howard Kimberlin and nephew Tommy Kimberlin.

Left with cherished memories is his daughter Judy York & husband Paul; daughter Paula Venner & husband Ray Green; daughter Kathy Prosser & husband Tony; grand children Gregg Ballard; Shawn Rucks and Brandi Rogers & husband Mike; 6 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; sister-in-law Maria Kimberlin; nephew James Kimberlin; devoted and loving caregiver and friend Lea Scott; 2 grand dogs and numerous other family loved ones and beloved friends.

Dude was an avid fan of the Dallas Cowboys and the Dallas Mavericks. Although he was a simple man who enjoyed solitude, he was a great dad and a wonderful family man. Dude love to play dominos and spend time with his family. He was a 32nd degree Mason and a Shriner. He received his 50 year pin several years ago and he wore it proudly.

The family will receive friends at a visitation 6-8pm Monday September 18, 2017 at Roselawn Funeral Home, Seagoville, Texas. Funeral Service will be 2:00pm Tuesday September 19, 2017 at Roselawn Funeral Home, Seagoville, Texas. Interment will follow at Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Seagoville, Texas were Dude will be laid to rest beside his loving wife Wanda in the garden of Eternity.

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