James PipesHARTFORD, Ky. (8/12/17) -- James Frederick “Jimmy” Pipes, 92 of Hartford passed away Aug. 12 peacefully at his residence.

He was born Feb. 1, 1925 in Oakland City, IN., to the late Earl and Ida Boger Pipes. He was a member of Hartford Christian Church, where he served as deacon, elder, Sunday School Treasurer, and front door greater. Jimmy was an US Army Veteran of WWII and a retired coal miner for Peabody Coal Company.
Aside from his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Allene Miller Pipes; one sister, Earldene Hurst; brother-n-laws, Hilary Hurst, DM Miller, JR, Jack Ward, and Truman Cavendar, Survivors include his children, Sharon (Allan) James of Newburgh, and Freddie (Melinda) Pipes of Hartford. Jimmy was blessed with six grandchildren, Matthew (Megan) Taylor, Melea Pipes (Mario) Segovia, Elise Pipes, Tyler Pipes, Jeff (Marlene) James, and Kevin James, seven great grandchildren, Ainsley and Jack Taylor, Addison, Miguel, and Alayna Segovia, Gillian, Meredith, and Hadley James, brothers & sisters in law, Betty Ward, Barbara Cavendar, Ann Miller, Gene and Carolyn Whittaker, and Bobby Joe and Betty Miller. Several nieces, nephews, great nieces, and nephews along with many friends also survive. 

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 15 at Hartford Christian Church, with Rev. David Cordey officiating. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family of Jimmy Pipes from 4 – 8 p.m. Monday, at Miller-Schapmire Funeral Home and from 9 – 11 p.m. Tuesday at Hartford Christian Church. Military honors will be provided by Wesley Phelps Honor Guard.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Hospice of Ohio County, 107 Gillespie St, Hartford, KY 42347. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

Share your messages of condolence with the family of Jimmy Pipes by visitingwww.MillerSchapmire.com

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