James Allen “Jimbo” Flowers of Kingman died Feb. 28. He was 79.
Born June 9, 1934, in Springer, Okla., he was the son of the late Ruben and Birtha (Jones) Flowers. He married Tina (Vance) Flowers on June 3, 1989, in Brownsburg. She survives.
Mr. Flowers graduated from Deer Valley School in Arizona and the Painters Union School. He was a self-employed painter and retired from painting after 50 years.
In years past, he had been a farmer, truck driver, and pastor. He attended the Waterman Baptist Church. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, camping, westerns, dominos, gospel music, and was a great storyteller.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by sons, Jim (Vicki) Flowers of Brownsburg, David (Abbie) Flowers of Indianapolis, and Mike (Glenda) Lee of Trafalger; daughters, Lucy (Bill) Kelly of Brownsburg, Jeannie (Barry) Roach of Brownsburg, Becky (Wayne) Jones of Indianapolis, Mandy and Missy Flowers of Kingman, Lisa (Dave) Ohrt of Iowa, and Tina Daily of Crawfordsville; sister, Modell Gibson of Arkansas; 30 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; and his dog, Leo.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Norma Jean; two brothers, Bill and Ruben Flowers; two grandchildren, David Flowers Jr., and Hanna Flowers; and his dog, Snoopy.
Services will be held at noon March 5 in Sanders Funeral Care, 203 S. 1st Street in Kingman with the Rev. William Lehman officiating. Burial will be in Kingman Fraternal Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. March 4 in the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Waterman Baptist Church.
Online condolences may be made online at www.sandersfuneralcare.com.