James "Jimmy" Ray Larkins, 79 of Madisonville, formerly of White Plains, passed away Monday, March 2, 2020, at Ridgewood Terrace Health. Born April 26, 1940, to the late Carroll and Bedie (Dukes) Larkins. He always enjoyed being outdoors working on his farm, taking his dogs coon hunting, or just checking the river level. He was proud of his family and loved for them to visit.
Preceded in death by his grandchildren, Mandy Moore and Logan Larkins; and brothers, Samuel Larkins, Glen Larkins, Don Larkins, Bobby Larkins, Carroll Larkins, Jr. and Clarence Matheny.
Survived by his wife of 60 years, Linda Nelson Larkins; children, Ray (Cheryl) Larkins, Kathy (Steve) Moore, Pam (Rick) Owen; grandchildren, Tristan (Fallon) Homes, Jessica (Dustin) Blue, Jacob Beeny and McKenzie Hartley; great-grandchildren, Oaklee and Luken Holmes, Emarie Blue, Dylan and Kaylynn Beeny; brother, Ronnie Larkins; and sisters, Dorothy Winders, Rita Harvey and Wanda Hight.
Service will be held Thursday at 1:00 P.M. at Bandy Funeral Home in Nortonville with Bro. Heath Carlton officiating. Burial to follow at New Salem Cemetery. Visitation will begin at the funeral home at 11:00 A.M. Pallbearers are Jacob and Dylan Beeny, Tristan Holmes, Rick Owen, Steve Moore and Dustin Blue.
In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to any of the following in Jimmie's honor:
The Pathway Project, c/o Kathy Moore, 7514 River Rd., Nashville, TN 37209
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP), 199 Water St., 11th floor, New York, NY 10038 afsp.donordrive.com
Cure Alzheimer's Fund, 34 Washington St., Suite 200, Wellesley Hills, MA 02481 curealz.org
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