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James Edward RitchisonPassing: February 14, 2018


Haverly Funeral Chapel

Funeral Service

Saturday, February 17th @ 10:00 am


Haverly Funeral Chapel

Friday, February 16th @ 5:00-7:00 pm

Saturday, February 17th @ 9:00 -10:00 am


Mitchell Cemetery

Saturday, February 17th

OOLITIC – James Edward “Jimmy” Ritchison, 43, passed away Wednesday, February 14, 2018, at his residence.

Born February 4, 1975, in Bedford, he was the son of William Samuel and Connie Sue (Helton) Edmonson, Sr.

James had been a nurse’s aide and was a mentor.    He was a graduate of Bedford North Lawrence High School and Vincennes University.   James had been employed at LIfeDesigns and enjoyed working with children and disabled adults.  He had a big heart and was a great son and brother.  James was loved very much and will be missed.

William Samuel Edmonson, Sr. of Mitchell
Elizabeth Knight of Mitchell
William Samuel Edmonson, Jr. of Mitchell
Jenelle Brooks of Indianapolis
lots of nieces and nephews

His mother and sister, Melissa Pemberton, preceded him in death.

Funeral service will be at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, February 17, at Haverly Funeral Chapel. Burial will be in Mitchell Cemetery.

Friends may call from 5:00 – 700 p.m.  Friday and from 9:00 a.m. until the service on Saturday at the funeral chapel.

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2 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Jamie L Pemberton | Bedford
    Date: February 17, 2018
    Rip James It was a pleasure to have met you and worked with you .
  2. Guest: Alice Bridges | BEDFORD
    Date: February 17, 2018
    My condolences and prayers for all the Edmonson family,love and hugs!