Everett James “Jim” Cole, 61, of Spring Hill, Kan. passed away April 9, 2012 at his home.
Jim was born May 27, 1950 in Gardner, Kan. to James Everett and Flossie Jean (Murray) Cole. He was a life-long area resident living in Hillsdale and Spring Hill. Jim graduated from Spring Hill High School in 1968.
He married Sandra Cole Thurman on Nov. 1, 1969 in Spring Hill.
Jim was a press operator for 29 years for Deluxe Printers of Lenexa, Kan.
He was a member of Spring Hill Baptist Church, loved fishing, playing pool and watching movies. Jim was a father to many and will be dearly missed.
He was preceded in death by his father and infant brother.
Jim is survived by his wife, Sandra, of the home; children, Christina Cole, Spring Hill, Kan., Brian Cole, Pleasanton, Kan., and Alecia Brindza, Gardner; mother, Jean Cole Polston, Spring Hill; siblings, Janet Bossert, of Florida and Aaron Cole, Shawnee, Kan.
Graveside services will be held 11a.m., April 13, 2012 at Spring Hill Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Jim Cole Memorial Fund. Arrangements: Bruce Funeral Home, Spring Hill, KS (913) 592-2244. Condolences may be left at www.brucefuneralhome.com