James  Kilpatrick


Memorial service for James Ray "Jimmy" Kilpatrick will be 2:00 p.m., Friday, July 12, 2019 at MMS-Payne Funeral Home Chapel. Jimmy passed away on Saturday, July 6, 2019. He was 70.
Born December 3, 1948 in Claremore, Oklahoma to Emsley and Lucille (Freeman) Kilpatrick, Jimmy attended school in Claremore, graduating with the class of 1968. He enlisted in the Army following high school and returned home after his service. He worked for Pepsi Corporation in sales as a vending and route driver for many years and left there and worked for Bama Pie for a time. He then went to work for Claremore Public Schools for several years. Later he worked for Delphi and Allied Signal, retiring from there.
Jimmy loved sports and enjoyed playing golf every chance he could. He cheered his beloved OU Sooners each time they played. His friends were very important to him and he loved having his family around.
Those family members that survive include his children James Kilpatrick and wife Kathi and Jamie Kilpatrick and wife Amanda; his grandchildren Roderick Haas, Cameron Higgins, Braden Kilpatrick, Tanner Higgins, Bryson Kilpatrick, Nathan Eastabooks and Zh'Montea Kilpatrick and his 10 great grandchildren. Jimmy was preceded in death by his parents Emsley and Lucille Kilpatrick.
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Bobbi Wiles
Jul 10, 2019
I miss your jokes and your laugh. You were there if I needed someone to talk to. Thank you Jimmy!! I love you and you'll always be in my heart....
Lorrain Collins
Jul 10, 2019
Jessica Collins
Jul 10, 2019
I miss you more then I thought I ever would.... I love you dearly
James Kilpatrick
Jul 10, 2019
Love you dad, and just for you--BOOMER