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James Arnold Deckard

Obituary James Arnold Deckard, 77, of Tompkinsville, passed away Monday, April 3 at The Hospice House in Bowling Green.He was born January 3, 1940 in Monroe County, KY to the late Levy Deckard and Lucy Cook Deckard. He was a retired insurance salesman, co- owner of Deckard's Florist and a member of Tompkinsville Church of Christ. He was united in marriage on April 4, 1964 to Edna Jackson Deckard who preceded him in death on December 30, 2015..He is survived by one son: Jim Deckard and wife Mandy, two grandsons: Henry and Levy Deckard all of Lexington.Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, April 5 at 11:00 AM at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville with burial to follow in Monroe County Memorial Lawn.Visitation will be from 4:00 to 8:00 PM on Tuesday and after 7:30 AM on Wednesday at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of James Arnold Deckard please visit our Sympathy Store. Cemetery Details Monroe County Memorial Lawn Monroe County Memorial Lawn KY, Visitation APR 4. 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM (CDT) Strode Funeral Home - Tompkinsville 204 Columbia AvenueTompkinsville, KY, 42167cody.bell@strodefuneralhome.com Visitation APR 5. 7:30 AM (CDT) Strode Funeral Home - Tompkinsville 204 Columbia AvenueTompkinsville, KY, 42167cody.bell@strodefuneralhome.com Service APR 5. 11:00 AM (CDT) Strode Funeral Home - Tompkinsville 204 Columbia AvenueTompkinsville, KY, 42167cody.bell@strodefuneralhome.com To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of James Arnold Deckard, please visit our floral store.

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James Arnold was the funniest most lovable kid in school. after I I moved away I would call him to deliver flowers to my mom Isley Copas Scott,She always felt special when James Arnold delivered them in person. He was a good Man and I am proud to have been one of his friends. Pat Copas Sanders

Pat Copas Sanders Jul 21 2017 12:00 AM

Jim, Mandy, Henry & Levy: So saddened to hear of the death of your father. Please accept my deepest condolences, and please know as well that I will be thinking of you all and offering prayers during this time and as you move forward. Your friend always, Teresa J. Hill

Teresa J. Hill Apr 12 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of James Deckard

COLETTE TURNER Apr 10 2017 12:00 AM

A great man. Never saw him that he didn't lift my spirits. Love and kindness just flowed from him.

Steve Hurt Apr 6 2017 12:00 AM

James Arnold was a wonderful man,always a smile no matter how he felt or where you saw him! He will be greatly missed, especially at church services,prayers for the family, rest in peace or friend and Christian brother!

Lindsay and Josephine Walker Apr 5 2017 12:00 AM