Jimmy Zobel PDF Print E-mail

James Oscar “Jimmy” Zobel, 61, of 1350 Stoney Hill Road, Prosperity, died Thursday, May 31, 2012 at his residence.

Born on November 17, 1950, in Newberry, he was a son of Margaret “Bobbie” Hollingsworth Zobel and the late James O. “Butch” Zobel. Jimmy was a member of St. Luke's Lutheran Church. He retired from Wal-Mart and following retirement worked for Charles K. Doolittle, Inc.

In addition to his mother of Newberry he is survived by his wife, Vickie Koon Zobel; a brother, David Zobel of Quebec, Canada; his mother-in-law, Margaret S. Koon of Prosperity; brothers-in-law, Randy R. Koon (Julie), Terry L. Koon (Wendi), Barry S. Koon (Fay); sisters-in-law, Robbie Koon DeFreese (Dan), Kristie Koon Warner (Bill) and a number of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by a brother, E. Kent Zobel a brother-in-law, Jerry L. Koon and his beloved grandmother, Ethel W. Hollingsworth.

Graveside services will be held at 11:00 am, Saturday, June 2, 2012, at St. Luke's Lutheran Church Cemetery by the Reverend Jason Schafer. The family will receive friends from 5:00 – 7:00 pm Friday at McSwain-Evans Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to St. Luke's Lutheran Church Bus Fund, 4056 St. Luke's Church Road, Prosperity, SC 29127.

Active pallbearers will be Randy R. Koon, Terry L. Koon, Barry S. Koon, F. Dan DeFreese, William “Bill” R. Warner, Rodney S. Giffin and Chesley Minick.

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#28 Kathy Krell Guyon 2012-06-25 10:12
Vickie and Family, My prayers and thoughts are with you at this time.
 
 
#27 Lauren Holston 2012-06-03 22:38
So sorry to hear of the passing of Jimmy. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.~Lauren~
 
 
#26 Linda Richardson 2012-06-02 13:48
Vickie Im so sorry to hear about ur loss. I will keep you in my prayers

Linda Richardson
 
 
#25 Byrd & Susan Smith 2012-06-01 22:21
Vickie, Our thoughts are with you. Praying for you.
 
 
#24 Teresa Free 2012-06-01 15:41
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time. Stevie and Teresa Free
 
 
#23 Sylvia&Joe 2012-06-01 14:59
Vickie and family, We are so sorry to hear of your loss.We are praying for you in our prayers and thoughts!We are just a road over if you need us.Sylvia and Joe
 
 
#22 Arlene L Zobel 2012-06-01 13:02
Vickie - Jimmy was always nice and kind to me! I am so saddened to hear the news of his passing! My prayer is that you all will find comfort and peace knowing that Jimmy is resting in our Lord's loving arms now!

Arlene Livingston Zobel
 
 
#21 Karen Lindler 2012-06-01 11:16
We are very sorry to hear about Jimmy's passing. He was a dear friend and will be missed. We will keep your family in our prayers! Love, Karen & Megan Lindler
 
 
#20 Beth Folk 2012-06-01 09:45
Vickie, We are so sorry to hear about Jimmy. You are in our thoughts & prayers. Jimmy & Beth Folk
 
 
#19 donna shealy 2012-06-01 08:17
Our prayers are with you and may the Lord strengthen you during this time.
Tim,Donna,Colli n and Kelli
 
 
#18 Anthony Matthews 2012-06-01 07:34
Thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.
 
 
#17 Cyril Sheppard 2012-06-01 06:58
Vickie,sorry to hear of Jimmys passing.Keeping you and your family in our prayers. If we can help you in any way, please call us. Cyril and Lynn Sheppard
 
 
#16 Lee Turner 2012-06-01 05:31
Vickie
I am very sorry about Jimmy. We go way back to having shop together at the old Newberry High School. We had a lot of fun. Peace
 
 
#15 Lisa Killian Lever 2012-06-01 05:25
Vickie,
We are truly sorry to hear of Jimmy's passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers. May God give you the strength you will need for the days ahead.
Love, Peggy Killian & family
 
 
#14 Jackie Lawrence 2012-05-31 22:38
Dear Vickie,
I am sorry to hear about Jimmy!!! I will pray that you heal with time. Lots of love to you. Love Jackie
 
 
#13 Arlene Livingston Zo 2012-05-31 22:21
Vickie

My thoughts and prayers are with you and the family. Jimmy was always kind and sweet to me. Tonight my prayer is that you find peace and comfort knowing that Jimmy is resting in God's loving arms!
 
 
#12 Janice Meeks 2012-05-31 20:59
Tommy and I are so sad about Jimmy. We have known him from a long time ago. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
 
 
#11 Donna Jacobs 2012-05-31 20:18
Vickie and family, We are very sorry to learn of Jimmy's passing. We pray for peace and healing in the days ahead. God bless each of you. Donna and Eugene Jacobs
 
 
#10 Brenda Smith 2012-05-31 18:32
Vickie, I am so sorry for your lost but he is at peace and free of pain and suffering. May God wrap his arms around you and your family and give you peace also.
Brenda and James
 
 
#9 Martha & Dale Pugh 2012-05-31 17:53
Vickie and family - we are so sorry to hear of your loss - our thoughts have been and continue to be with all of you. Love - Martha and Dale Pugh
 
 
#8 Rose Meadows 2012-05-31 15:53
Vickie, I am so sorry to hear about Jimmy, my prayers are with you and your family.Praying for comfort and peace in the days to come. Rose Meadows
 
 
#7 Beverly Brehmer 2012-05-31 15:51
Vickie,
I am sorry to hear of your loss.I will continue to keep you in my thoughts and prayers. Beverly
 
 
#6 Loren Moore 2012-05-31 15:41
Vickie, We are so sorry to hear of Jimmy's passing. Keeping you and your family in our prayers. Loren & Kellie Moore
 
 
#5 Edith Morris 2012-05-31 14:16
Vickie,
Words cannot express our feeling. Our deepest sympathy. Call on us at any time for andything.
Billy & Edith Morris
 
 
#4 Lisa Amick Mowbray 2012-05-31 12:17
Vickie and family we are sorry to hear of Jimy's passing, our deepest sympathy.

Gaynell & Patricia Amick
and
Forrest & Lisa Mowbray
 
 
#3 Laura Lane 2012-05-31 11:51
Vickie, I am sorry to hear of your lost. May God Bless you and keep you during this critical time.Blessings also for your family and your in-laws. Laura
 
 
#2 Jo Ann Sligh 2012-05-31 11:40
Vickie & Family,

Richard & I are thinking of you during this difficult time. Our prayers are with you!
Richard & JoAnn
 
 
#1 Janice Allen 2012-05-31 11:37
Vickie, so sorry to hear of your loss - praying for comfort and peace for you and your family.