- December 7, 2012
- Walker, Louisiana
of James' Passing
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“Our hearts go out to the Starkey family for their loss. Jimmy will be missed by so many.
1 of 43 | Posted by: Betty & James Hall - minden, LA
“Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Jimmy was a wonderful person. We went to school several years together and it was a shock to hear of his...Read More »
2 of 43 | Posted by: Dorothy Watson Lum - Minden, LA
“To the Children and Family,
We loved your daddy and have many warm memories of jimmy. We are so sorry for your loss and pray for peace and comfort...Read More »
3 of 43 | Posted by: Bob and Vicla Johnson - Minden, LA
“I have delivered to Mr. Jim supplies from Breathing Care for two years now. Everytime I saw Mr. Jim it was always a hello and a kind word. It was...Read More »
4 of 43 | Posted by: Byron - LA
“My memory of Jimmy goes back to when he was about 7 years old and I was 13. There was a knock on my front door and I opened it to Jimmy bearing a...Read More »
5 of 43 | Posted by: Linda Holder Crow - Friend
“Bear, Josh, Chelsea and Ruthy - Our deepest thoughts and prayers are with you all. We were so saddened to hear the shocking news of Jimmy's untimely...Read More »
6 of 43 | Posted by: Rebecca & Kenneth Mummau - Riner, VA
“Many fond memories of Jimmy & Ruthy. May God provide comfort & peace to the entire famy during this time.
7 of 43 | Posted by: Susan & Rodney Stell - McKinney, TX
“I really don't know where to start i have so many memories of him and his family including Ms.Ruthy they r very dear to me Starkey was a good man i...Read More »
8 of 43 | Posted by: Patricia Butler - Dubberly, LA
“Bear, Josh and Chelsea so sorry for the loss of your Dad. Charles and I have lots of memories of him from the ambulance and at Lisa Ellen's cafe....Read More »
9 of 43 | Posted by: Charles & Lisa Anderson - Minden,, LA
“I am so sorry for your loss. It makes me think back to when I was younger and y'all would come for Christmas and jimmy would take me out and spoil me...Read More »
10 of 43 | Posted by: Shawn Taylor - Roanoke, VA
“Matthew 5:4: Blessed are those who mourn for they will be comforted. Shelli, stay strong and know that we are here for you.
11 of 43 | Posted by: Tina and Mehdi Bagheri
“I'm so sorry to hear of Jimmy's death. I've known Jimmy since I was a little girl. He was one of my brother's best friends growing up in Minden and...Read More »
12 of 43 | Posted by: Patti Rushing Webb - Mooringsport, LA
“Jimmy was a great friend. He would help anyone that needed help.We have many fond memories of him and we will forever cherish each one.
13 of 43 | Posted by: Renee Thomas - Minden, LA
“We are so very sorry for your loss....Uncle Jimmy will be greatly missed by all who knew him... All our love to the family...
14 of 43 | Posted by: Melissa Taylor Greene - VA
“I WILL SURELY MISS MY UNCLE JIMMY HE HAD THE VOICE OF AN ANGEL WHICH IN TURN HE HELPED ME TO UNDERSTAND JUST HOW IMPORTANT MUSIC WAS IN MY LIFE HE...Read More »
15 of 43 | Posted by: Melinda Pearson - W.MONROE, LA
“Although I haven't seen Jimmy since graduating from Minden High School, I remember him well as a very nice person. Sending my condolences to his...Read More »
16 of 43 | Posted by: Laura Fischer Saxon - New Orleans, LA
“You are greatly missed by your friends and family. You've been a good friend to us all. Rest in Peace, Jimmy.
17 of 43 | Posted by: Kent Dailey - Minden, LA - Friend
“Shelly, I was shocked and very saddened by the news of Jims death. My prayers and thoughts are with you and your family. Hopefully I will get to...Read More »
18 of 43 | Posted by: Ricky Lane - Baton Ropuge, LA
“As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.
19 of 43 | Posted by: John And Shirley Morris - LA
“My prayers go out to the family of Jimmy. He was a long time friend from Minden. I haven't seen Jimmy in years but I have very fond memories of him. ...Read More »
20 of 43 | Posted by: A friend
“We will have all of you in our prayers and thoughts
21 of 43 | Posted by: Charles & Guilda Woods - Minden, LA
“Jimmy was a dear friend to our family. As we're his parents & grandparents. We will miss his smile and his friendship We know he is singing with...Read More »
22 of 43 | Posted by: Steve & Janis Bryan - Minden, LA
“I am so sorry to hear of Jimmy's passing. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. May God grant you peace.
23 of 43 | Posted by: Cindy McComic Campbell - IA
“So sorry for your loss. I grew up in minden. May God be with you
24 of 43 | Posted by: Jan Long Pitts - Shreveport, LA
“I am high school classmate of Jimmy. My condolences to the family. We were going to have our 40th high school reunion next year. Will miss him. God...Read More »
25 of 43 | Posted by: Stan A. Kirkikis - Ruston, LA
“Like all of our Minden High classmates, I was shocked to learn of Jimmy's death. He was a great friend and organized the last couple of class...Read More »
26 of 43 | Posted by: Jay Garcia
“Jimmy was the Director of Nursing at Meadowview Nursing Home in Minden, LA. From 1992-1996 I was one of the two Assistant Directors of Nursing. He...Read More »
27 of 43 | Posted by: Cindy M. Johnson - Keatchie, LA
“Sorry for your loss.
28 of 43 | Posted by: Evelyn Avery - minden, LA
“Tenney and I would like to send our condolences to the family of Jimmy Starkey. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
29 of 43 | Posted by: Debbie and Tenney Branch
“We were saddened to hear of your sudden loss when Teal let us know. We always appreciated his kindness, especially to daughter Anne.
30 of 43 | Posted by: Karen Paterson
“I am glad to have been blessed with the honor of working with Jim over the past few years. He was a great nurse and taught me many things through...Read More »
31 of 43 | Posted by: Tricia Cambre - Greenwell Springs, LA
“Jimmy and I have been friends our entire life. We grew up in a great neighborhood riding bikes and playing in each others yard. His grandmother had...Read More »
32 of 43 | Posted by: Edwina Calhoun Whitlow - Minden, LA
“My thoughts and prayers are with you Shelly and Family. I didn't know Jim very long, but he was very kind and a good person. I would like to thank...Read More »
33 of 43 | Posted by: Brenda Frame - Melville, LA
“I am sorry for your loss, Jimmy was a good man to have for a friend and will be missed by all.
34 of 43 | Posted by: Douglas B. Culpepper - Minden, LA
“I am sorry for your loss and sorry to hear of Jim's passing. I haven't spoken to him in over 20 years but that last time we left with a wave of the...Read More »
35 of 43 | Posted by: Alan Moore - Shreveport, LA
“You will be missed my friend
36 of 43 | Posted by: Jewell DePriest - Minden, LA
“Ms. Shelli - Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your loved ones.
37 of 43 | Posted by: Gwen & Jamie Smith - Baton Rouge, LA
“I will miss Jimmy, my highschool friend. Prayers go out to his family and friends.Debbie Eneix Land Straton (Houston, Tx)
38 of 43 | Posted by: A friend
“Jim will certainly be missed!
39 of 43 | Posted by: Mcintyre Bridges - shreveport, LA
“May God bless you and your family. I will always be thankful for the great times we had at the Minden Airport in the 1980's. Also, for the job he...Read More »
40 of 43 | Posted by: Jeff Cupples - Friend
“Prayers go out to Jimmy's family he was a long time friend. he will be missed.
41 of 43 | Posted by: Steve Fomby - Haughton, LA
“Sing with the Angels Jimmy! My prayers are with your family..........Patti Long Morgan
42 of 43 | Posted by: Patti Morgan - Shreveport, LA
“Jim was a wonderful person. He was very caring to the elderly and was an asset to nursing. He will be missed by his peers. God bless him. My...Read More »
43 of 43 | Posted by: A friend
Seale Funeral Service Inc
James "Jim" Leonard Starkey, 57, passed away December 7, 2012 at his residence in Walker, LA. He was a native of Minden, LA. He was a Paramedic and Registered Nurse for over twenty years. He was currently employed at Capital House Nursing Home and Rehabilitation as the Director of Nursing. He dedicated his life to helping others wherever he was. He will be greatly missed by those who knew and loved him. He was preceded in death by his parents, Richard and Nora Starkey. He is survived by his loving wife, Shelli Starkey, two sons, James Starkey, II and his fiancé' Kristen Moak and Joshua Starkey and his wife Lindsey, his daughter Chelsea Starkey and fiancé' Shawn Henderson, all from Minden, LA; two stepchildren, Kyle and Kayla Thornton, his brother Jerry R. Starkey and his wife Phyllis, from Monticello, AR. Pallbearers will be; Patrick Rambin, Todd Jarreau, Pat Mitchell, Mickey Brown, Todd Ford and Raymond Abraham. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, December 11, 2012 from 5:00pm until 9:00pm at Seale Funeral Home Denham Springs. Visitation on Wednesday will begin at 10:00am. Bro. Fred Dyess will conduct religious services in the funeral home chapel at 2:00pm. Burial will follow in Evergreen Memorial Park. Please sign the online guestbook at www.sealefuneral.com
1720 S Range Ave Denham Springs, LA 70726
Tel. (225) 664-4143