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James H. “Jim” Walters, 83, Indianapolis

James H. “Jim” Walters, 83, Indianapolis, passed away Saturday evening, March 15, 2014, at his home. He was a former resident of Morgantown.

Jim was born March 21, 1930, in Indianapolis to the late James Garland and Ella Marie (Hand) Walters. He was a 1948 graduate of Warren Central High School in Indianapolis. Jim married Virta Lavell "Pat" McCurdy Feb. 25, 1950, in Indianapolis. She survives in Indianapolis. He later married Lottie May Downam Walters July 18, 1965, in Indianapolis. She preceded him in death Aug. 23, 2008.

Jim retired in 2008 as owner and operator of TNT Sheet Metal after 50 years. He was known as the "HVAC sheet metal man", a trade he was proud to teach his children.
Jim was an avid reader of history and the Bible. He enjoyed working in his garden, all watersports and being with his family.

Survivors include his children, Steve (Chris) Walters of Indianapolis, Connie (Ray) Long of Greenwood, James (Eilene) Walters of Nineveh: stepchildren, Anthony “Tony” Brewer and Gregory Brewer both of Tiffin, Ohio, Karen Smith of Indianapolis and Patricia (DeWayne) Snodderly of North Vernon; 20 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Lottie May; and parents.

The Rev. Anthony Wilks conducted a funeral service March 19 at Meredith-Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, Morgantown. Friends called before the service March 19 at the funeral home.

  • December 19
    Bingo
    5 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North.
  • December 19
    Christmas sing-along at The Playhouse
    7:30 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 19
    Live band at dance barn
    6 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 19
    Live hip hop music at dance barn
    7 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 20
    Live band at dance barn
    6 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 20
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 20
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • December 20
    'Gone Girl' at the Playhouse
    1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 20
    Railroad museum features model Christmas trains
    1 to 7 p.m. BC RR Museum, 18 W. Three Story Hill Road, Fruitdale
  • December 21
    'Gone Girl' at the Playhouse
    1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 21
    Railroad museum features model Christmas trains
    1 to 7 p.m. BC RR Museum, 18 W. Three Story Hill Road, Fruitdale
  • December 23
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 24
    Nashville government offices CLOSED
  • December 24
    Christmas Eve Communion service at Becks Grove church
    7 p.m. Becks Grove Christian Church, 8009 Becks Grove Road
  • December 24
    Candlelight service at Helmsburg church Christmas Eve
    7 p.m. Brown County Community Church, 2370 Main St., Helmsburg
  • December 24
    Candlelight service set for Christmas Eve
    6:30 p.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East
  • December 24
    Cordry church hosts candlelight service Christmas Eve
    7 p.m. Church of the Lakes, 8844 Nineveh Road
  • December 25
    Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 26
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • December 26
    Brown County Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 27
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • December 27
    Live band at dance barn
    7:30 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 29
    Jackson Township Board
    7 p.m. Jackson Township Board, Trustee's Office, 5765 Carmel Ridge Road