Jimmy Gene DeLozier

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Jimmy Gene DeLozier, a lifelong resident of Green Forest, Arkansas, was born April 27, 1934 in Green Forest, Arkansas, a son of James Edward and Genevieve (Reece) DeLozier. He departed this life Wednesday, July 14, 2010 at his home in Green Forest, at the age of 76.

Jimmy was of the Baptist faith. He was a mechanic at Green Forest Motors which was a family business for several years. Jimmy also worked as a poultry and beef farmer in Oak Grove, AR from 1964-1991 and also had a trucking business.

On January 19, 1961, Jimmy was united in marriage with Darleen Cantwell who survives him of the home. He is also survived by one daughter, Cara Renee DeLozier; four siblings, Charles DeLozier of Green Forest, AR, Acie and Joan DeLozier of Corona Del Mar, CA, Penny Rossman of Binghamton, NY and Pat Ritche of Overland Park, KS; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two daughters, Dana Monique and Tana Nicole DeLozier.

Visitation will be held from 5 until 8 p.m. on Thursday, July 15, 2010 at Nelson's Green Forest Chapel. Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 17, 2010 at Nelson's Green Forest Chapel with Brother Jim Goins officiating. Arrangements under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service, Inc. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.