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Jimmie Lee Flemming

Jimmie Lee Flemming was born June 8, 1947, in Neosho, Mo., to Benjamin Jefferson “Jeff” Flemming and Maudie Marie Snow. Jim passed away July 28, 2017 at Mercy Hospital, Springfield, Mo., at the age of 70. Jim graduated from Glendale High School in 1965. He then studied art at SMS in Springfield. He was employed by Shirk’s Jewelry in Springfield and managed the Battlefield Mall store when it opened along with the Mall in the early 1970s. On June 30, 1970, Jim and Rita Heath were married in Ava, Mo. They have one son, Joshua Flemming, of Springfield, Mo. Jim is survived by his son Joshua; a brother Benny, of Joplin, Mo., and sister Carolyn Charron, of Winter Park, Fla.; two nieces, Shelly and Wendy; and many friends and relatives. Jim will be especially missed by his Doberman, Bud. Jim will be cremated. A private service will be held at a later date. $15.00 No Charge