James Applegate

Obituary of James Lynn Applegate




            James Lynn Applegate, beloved son of Ellis Wayne and Margie Lillian (Houghton) Applegate, was born in Norton, Kansas on July 30, 1946, and passed away at his home in Norton on May 28, 2019, at the age of 72.

            Jim grew up in Norton and graduated from Norton Community High School. On May 31, 1968, Jim and Phyllis Holeman were united in marriage and to this union three children were born. They later divorced.

            Jim was a member of the Maple Grove Church of the Brethren. He enjoyed bailing hay and even did custom bailing. He also enjoyed reading Louis L’Amour books and coaching wrestling. His greatest love was his family especially his children and grandchildren.

            Survivors include: three children, Amanda, and husband, Stephen Davis; Kelli, and husband, Justin Pachner; Jamie, and husband, Jim Ulrich; one brother, Stan, and wife, Carolyn Applegate; eight grandchildren; his beloved dog, Lady; several other relatives and friends.

            Jim was preceded in death by his parents and his dog, John Henry.


VISITATION – Thursday, June 6, 2019 from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM

PLACE – Enfield Funeral Home – Norton, Kansas

FUNERAL SERVICE – Friday, June 7, 2019 – 10:30 AM

PLACE – Enfield Funeral Home – Norton, Kansas

INTERMENT – Norton Cemetery – Norton, Kansas

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Funeral Service

Friday, June 7, 2019
Enfield Funeral Home
215 W. Main
Norton, Kansas, United States
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