James Dykes

Obituary of James "Jim" Dykes

James “Jim” Dykes 1940-2021 James “Jim” Dykes, 80, St. Joseph, passed away Wednesday, June 16, 2021. He was born July 16, 1940 in St. Joseph. Jim met his wife Patricia “Pat” (Halter) in high school and married on June 27, 1959. They celebrated over 60 years of marriage. The most important thing to him was his family. He was a successful business owner and in the autobody industry for over 50 years. He enjoyed sports, cars, family BBQ’s and traveling with his wife in their RV. Jim was preceded in death by; his wife Pat (Halter) Dykes, parents; Bernard and Thelma (Dykes) Brown; brothers, Larry and Harold Dykes; sisters, Charlotte McDowell, Dodie Dykes and Evelyn Edwards. Survivors include; daughter, Tina Conway (Danny); sons, Tim Dykes (Ronda), Steve Dykes (Kathey); grandchildren, JC, Courtney, Stevie, Khloe, Emily, Jordan; and great-grandchild Tritan. Memorial Services 1:00 P.M. Wednesday, Simplify Cremations & Funerals. The family will gather with friends 6:00 to 8:00 P.M., Tuesday, Simplify Cremations & Funerals. The family requests donations be made to the Salvation Army of St. Joseph. Obituary and online guestbook at simplifyfunerals.com.
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Tuesday
22
June

Visitation

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday, June 22, 2021
Simplify Cremations & Funerals
235 St. Joseph Ave
St. Joseph, Missouri, United States
Wednesday
23
June

Celebration of Life

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wednesday, June 23, 2021
Simplify Cremations & Funerals
235 St. Joseph Ave
St. Joseph, Missouri, United States
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