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James C. Prince, Jr.Passing: March 6, 2012


Chastain Funeral Home

Friday,Mar.9,2012, 10:00 am


Chastain Funeral Home

Thursday,Mar.8,2012, 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Friday,Mar.9,2012, 09:00 am - 10:00 am


Knott Cemetery


MITCHELL James C. Prince, Jr., 85, passed away at 3:52 a.m. Tuesday, March 6, 2012, at IU Health Bedford Hospital.

Born October 23, 1926, in Hot Springs County, Arkansas, he was the son of James C. and Mildred (Fickle) Prince, Sr. He married Dorothy Louise Loy November 30, 1946.

He was a U. S. Navy veteran of World War II, and a member of the Mitchell Living Water Church of God.

James retired from General Motors in 1985.

Surviving: wife,
Louise Prince, Mitchell
Jimmie (Diana) Prince, Mitchell
Ronnie (Dawnell) Prince, Bedford
Mary (Tony) Stockton, Bedford
James Travis (Debbie) Prince, Huron
10 grandchildren
9 great grandchildren
Billy Prince, Caney, Arkansas
Patty Ivy, Bismarck, Arkansas

His parents preceded him in death.

Funeral service will be at 10:00 a.m. Friday, March 9, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home with Rev. Van Glidewell and Rev. Ray Jones officiating. Burial will be in Knott Cemetery.

Friends may call from 3:00-7:00 p.m. Thursday and from 9:00 a.m. until the service on Friday at the funeral home.

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9 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Melanie Roberts | Williams, IN
    Date: March 18, 2012
    I am so sorry to hear that James passed away. He was a good guy & you all should be very proud of the life he lived. My heart goes out to you as you deal with your loss & heaven's gain.
  2. Guest: Brother & Sister Williams | Seymour, IN
    Date: March 8, 2012
    We are sorry for your loss. We are praying for you. Another warrior has gone home.
  3. Guest: Nancy Schulenburg | mitchell, IN
    Date: March 8, 2012
    During this time of loss, praying you will draw strength and comfort from your faith in God, and knowing others care. Nancy, Dwayne, David, and Our Families
  4. Guest: Kelly,David and Harley Magill | Mitchell, IN
    Date: March 8, 2012
    We are so sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
  5. Guest: Carol Prince | IN
    Date: March 7, 2012
    To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven: RIP Papaw Prince..You will be greatly missed....
  6. Guest: Navy and Brody Prince | Mitchell, IN
    Date: March 7, 2012
    You were a wonderful man..Rest in peace Papaw Prince
  7. Guest: Steve & Nancy Stancombe | Bedford, IN
    Date: March 7, 2012
    Sorry for your loss.
  8. Guest: Tim and Alice Golden | Mitchell, IN
    Date: March 7, 2012
    We are so sorry for your loss, but you can be assured that he no longer is suffering pain. We will be praying for you.
  9. Guest: Gary Hardage | Bismarck, AR
    Date: March 7, 2012
    Sorry to hear of your loss. I have lots of good memories of your family. Our prayers are with you.