October 15, 1946 - February 13, 2020
On Thursday, February 13, 2020 Jimmy Palmer Jr. passed away at the age of 73. He was a loving brother, husband, father and grandfather.
Jimmy was born on October 15,1946 to Jimmy and Maxine Palmer in Muskogee Oklahoma. He was the oldest of two sons.
Jimmy moved to the Dallas Texas area in 1962 he worked for the United States Government Accountability office for 33 years. On June 1, 1979 he married Yolanda. They raised two children Roger and Leslie.
Jimmy enjoyed hunting, traveling and going to see movies. When he was younger, he enjoyed going hunting with his father, brother, and son. He traveled many places for his career and loved seeing those places. As he aged, he liked traveling to see his children and grandson. When he was home, he liked being able to see the newest movie at the theater. He passed that love onto his children.
Jimmy could always put a smile on his families faces with his sweet and calm demeanor, his little jokes and random facts. He loved being at home with his family and being able to just spend time with them. He will be dearly missed.
Jimmy was preceded in death by his father, Jimmie, and his mother Maxine. He is survived by his wife Yolanda, son Roger and wife Nancy and grandson Reece. His daughter Leslie and husband Landry, and his brother Noah and wife Kathi and many nieces and nephews.
A viewing will be held on Wednesday February 19th from 6 o clock pm until 8 o clock pm at Aria cremation services and Funeral Home, 1820 N Belt Line Road Irving Texas 75061
A graveside service will be held on Thursday February 20th at Oak Grove Memorial gardens, 1413 E Irving Blvd Irving Texas 75060 at 10am.
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