Murphy Funeral Homes

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James Kirk Waters Jr.

April 25, 1944January 14, 2018

James Kirk Waters was born on April 25, 1944 and passed away on January 14, 2018 in Springfield, Virginia and is under the care of Murphy Funeral Homes.

Graveside Services will be held on June 18, 2018 at 11:00 am at Arlington National Cemetery, 1 Memorial Drive, Arlington, VA.

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  • Graveside Services

    Monday, June 18, 2018


James Kirk Waters Jr.

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Connor Huston

September 21, 2018

My greatest mentor.
"Never, never quit!"

C Rudolph

March 7, 2018

I send my condolence to the family of James Kirk Waters Jr. May happy memories of James bring you comfort as we await the fulfillment of Acts 24:15, which gives us hope to be reunited with our dead loved ones.

Gary Willow

February 2, 2018

Jim was several years older than I however we both attended EJHS. Jim was an honorable man and highly respected. Thank you for your Service and my prayers are with your family. On behalf of the Juniata County Veterans Council we Salute you for your service.

Bobby Jackson

February 2, 2018

Jim was one of the "quiet warriors" dedicated to his profession. He was a great friend and comrade. All the BDQ Ranger Advisors will miss him. some of us a great deal.

Jim Smith

February 1, 2018

I grew up with Jim in McAlisterville Pa. Jim was older, but I knew him well from our Boy Scout Troop. Jim's honorable service to our country has my deepest respect and appreciation. Thank you Jim Waters for your service. My prayers are with your family.

A Hartley

January 26, 2018

Condolences to Jim's family. He was a great source of inspiration and assistance to many young Rangers and their families and will be missed.

Karl Maier

January 25, 2018

Ranger Jim, Sir. You will be sorely missed by my family and our community. Rest easy Sir.


Sherri Peck

January 23, 2018

Love and peace

nat ward

January 22, 2018

Jim: you were one hell of a fellow soldier in arms. Dee and I enjoyed all the mutual calls. Sorry we will not be able to honor your grave site in Arlington--my sister will come for us. A real shock. Hang Tight Trooper.

Dave Bardell

January 22, 2018

Thoughts and prayers to friends and family. Jim was a dear classmate from EJHS High School and we shared many a good time. Godspeed Jim and thanks for your service.