Hardage - Giddens Chapel Hills Funeral Home and Cemetery
850 St Johns Bluff Road North, Jacksonville, FL
February 14, 1938 – October 24, 2019
JAMES "JIM" ROBERT WYNN, 81, entered into his Heavenly home on October 24, 2019. His Christian faith gave him hope, strength, and complete peace during his 2-1/2 year cancer battle & he was an inspiration to all. Jim hoped his part in a Clinical Study at Tampa Moffitt Cancer Center helped in learning more about this monster disease. He was born in Portsmouth, VA to Ike & Nell Wynn on Valentine's Day 1938. At age 3, he lost his father and then his mother at age 14. He grew up in Jacksonville & is a 1956 Andrew Jackson graduate. He was a proud Army veteran. After active duty he was in the 317th MP Battalion Reserves. After discharge, he worked for the Federal Reserve Bank while attending JU. In 1967, he joined the U.S. Treasury Dept, Savings Bond Division, where he served in many capacities, rising in rank to National Director of Sales in Washington, D.C. After 32 years with the Treasury, he moved back to Jacksonville upon retirement. He is survived by Jeannie, his devoted wife of 51 years; daughter, Jan "Cupcake" & son-in-law, Tim Kemper; son, Chris Wynn; his 3 perfect angels, Maggie Wynn & Lilly & Luke Kemper; sister, Gloria Currie; & his and Jeannie's special friend, Lady Willi. He was a proud and loving Graddy to his 3 angels. He will be deeply missed by his family and his large circle of friends. The family gives heartfelt thanks for all of the love & support we have been blessed with from everyone, including the wonderful staff at Community Hospice. Jim's Celebration of Life will be Saturday, November 2, 2019, 11:00 AM, at Southpoint Baptist Church, 3335 Tiger Hole Rd, Dr. Terry Collins & Dr. Terry Gore officiating. Following the service will be a reception in the Fellowship Hall where we can all gather and meet, greet, and eat & share memories of our beloved Jimmy. Interment of his ashes will be at a later date at Chapel Hills Cremation Gardens. The family gratefully requests no flowers, please. Instead, donations in Jim's memory may be made to The Mission Fund of Southpoint Baptist Church or to Community Hospice, 4266 Sunbeam Rd, Jax 32257. Please Sign the guestbook at www.Hardage-GiddensChapelHills.com HARDAGE-GIDDENS, CHAPEL HILLS FUNERAL HOME, 850 St Johns Bluff Road North is serving the family. Please Sign the Guestbook @ Jacksonville.com
- Celebration of Life Saturday, November 2, 2019
October 30, 2019
Words cannot adequately express the sadness Ann and I feel for the earthly lost of Jimmy last week. He was always positive, friendly and real role model for all of us in the Andrew Jackson Class. We especially wish you and your family the heavenly strength during this very difficult time and please know we ALL love you very very much. We will all miss Jimmy while here on earth, however, are looking forward to sharing our love for him in person one day….. I will not be able to come to the funeral due to Ann’s continued recovery from her fall, however, we hope to see you in December. Please let us know if there is Anything we can do for you now or in the future.
Love Charles and Ann Fraser
Fred and Wendy Pozin
October 28, 2019
Jimmy was a special person in all of our lives at the Ramada. He was so kind, and always such a pleasure to be with. We will miss him dearly!
To Jeannie, we send our deepest condolences to you as we know Jimmy was your partner in life, and everything you did, you did together! We hope the happy moments and experiences you had throughout your lifetime together will comfort you during this difficult time.
Your Ramada Family
October 27, 2019
Jeannie and family,
Death is very hard on the living. We miss our loved ones so very much. But I hope your wonderful memories, and love of our Lord God will be of comfort to you during this time of grief.
Jim was a Wonderful federal employee by the way. He represented the federal sector in a most admiral way and with high standards.
I believe Heaven is a happier place with Jimmy there.
God Bless you all. You are in my prayers,
October 25, 2019
We will miss you, Jimmy, a good neighbor who always had a smile for everyone. Our prayers are with you and Jeannie. God be with you both. All our love, Dennie and Wally Barton