James Norman Klinglesmith

May 27, 1935 ~ October 4, 2020 (age 85)


James Norman Klinglesmith, 85, of Louisville, passed away October 4, 2020 with his family by his side.

He was a retired machine operator for International Harvester, a member of South Jefferson Christian Church, and loved bowling and camping.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Raymond and Molly Klinglesmith; along with a brother, Charles Klinglesmith.

He is survived by his loving wife of over 60 years, Patricia Burton "Pat" Klinglesmith; two sons, Dennis and Roger (Theresa) Klinglesmith; a daughter, Pamela Underhill (Tim); a sister, Christine Laird; along with seven grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren, and one great-grandchild.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Advantage Funeral Home, Hardy Chapel with burial to follow in Bethany Cemetery.  Friends may visit from 12 p.m. until time of service. 

In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions to the South Jefferson Christian Church.

McFarland-Troutman-Proffitt Funeral Home, Mt. Washington has been entrusted with arrangements.

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October 7, 2020

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Funeral Service
October 7, 2020

2:00 PM

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