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“New Tim for a long time, he will be miss by everyone, God bless you R.I.P Larry lawson ”
1 of 9 | Posted by: larry lawson - montpelier, OH

“We can't believe you're gone Goober. We will miss seeing you go up and down the street 50 times a day in your van. LOL. RIP Jim. We won't forget you...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Mark and Jackie Burns - IN

“You will be missed my Friend. R.I.P ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: Deb and Don Jacobs - Fort Wayne, IN

“Jim was like another son to us and to all of my children he was another brother who loved all and helped many. We love and will always remember you....Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Chester & Kathy Baker - IN

“He was a great man knew him when he was little hard to believe he is gone since I talked to him a day before it left us ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: Sherry Whaley - fort wayne, IN

“He was a nice guy , got along great , didn't know him well but I liked him . ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Todd Smith - Avilla, IN - Friend

“We were blessed to know and have Jim in our family! We all loved Uncle Jim he will be missed dearly. Wish we were able to make the trip and be at...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Rick & Laura Thompson (Gammons) - AR

“Brenda ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: McCann - New haven, IN - Friend

“Gonna miss you cuz. we go down the road of remembering you and celebrating your life when it was way to short. REST IN PEACE ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Greg, Alicia and Leigha Purvis - KY


James "Jim" Timothy Purvis, 55, of Fort Wayne passed away on Monday, November 5, 2018. Jim was born to John and Betty Purvis on May 5, 1963 in Bath County, Kentucky. He attended school in Fort Wayne. Jim worked many years in construction. He was known by family and friends affectionately as "Goober." Jim was a handy man who loved to tinker and work on various projects. He is survived by mother, Betty Purvis, sister, Kellie (Keith) Smithson, former wife Diana Gammons, son, Brandon Gammons, granddaughter, Madison Martin, as well as many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by father, John Purvis, siblings, Shirley Jean, John Michael, and baby brother Carlie. Visitation will be held at D.O. McComb and Sons Lakeside Park Funeral Home November 9, 2018 from 2-4 and 6-8 pm. Memorials can be made to Cancer services of Northeast Indiana.