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6/12/2014 9:58:00 AM
James "Jimmy" Robert Strong
James "Jimmy" Robert Strong

LAGARTO, Texas - James "Jimmy" Robert Strong, 71, died June 5, 2014. He was born June 30, 1942, in Rochester, N.Y., to Robert and Emma Strong. He served in the U. S. Army. He was a long-time resident of Alice, Texas, and attended schools there. He also lived in Agua Dulce, Kingsville, Riviera and Lagarto, Texas. Jimmy loved fishing and hunting, was a great cook, an auto mechanic by trade and could fix anything. He was a retired mechanic from Verizon (GTE) in Robstown.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his sisters, Ruth Long, Nancy Barbour and Margaret (Peggy) McCravy; and a brother, Robert (Bobby) Strong.
He is survived by his wife, Beverly Strong; two daughters, Lisa Ditch of San Angelo, Texas, and Lesley Stevens of Somerset, Texas; one son, Robert Strong of Plano, Texas; one stepdaughter, Elizabeth Ellis of Lagarto; two stepsons, Jason Fahrow of Sandia, Texas, and Brandon Fahrow of Kingsville, Texas, two sisters, Teresa Brake and Shirley Greene, both of Ft. Worth, Texas; one brother, Richard Strong of Bellville, Texas; 11 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 9 to 10 a.m. Friday, June 13, 2014 at Dobie Funeral Home, 121 N. Duval, Mathis, Texas. Graveside services will follow at 11 a.m. at the Lagarto Cemetery.

Arrangements entrusted to Dobie Funeral Home of Mathis.

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