Jim Ray Chumbley

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Jim Ray Chumbley, 59, of Piggott passed from this life unexpectedly on March 19, 2015 at the NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital in Jonesboro. He was born on June 7, 1955, in St. Louis, Mo., to the late Donald Ray and Lillian Kathryn (High) Chumbley. He was a Maintenance Manager for Ansehl for 20 years.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Donald and Lillian Chumbley; one sister, Lori Collier and one granddaughter, Anisty Chumbley.

Jim is survived by his loving wife, Loretta (Aston) Chumbley of Piggott; one son, Jeffrey Dawayne Chumbley and Amber of St. Louis, Mo.; two daughters, Wendy Jo Small and Zac of London, Ark. and Jammie Stephens and Jeff of Piggott; two brothers, Ronald Chumbley and Jackie of St. Louis, Mo. and Roy Aston; one sister, Donna Abbasi and Anthony of St. Louis, Mo.; eight grandchildren, Logan Ferguson, Connor Ferguson, Jadis Chumbley, Landon Chumbley, Trey Maddox, Lane Small, Easton Small and Bradley Stephens along with a host of other relatives and friends.

Visitation was held from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday March 21, 2015. at the Irby Funeral Home Chapel in Piggott. Funeral Services followed the visitation at 4 p.m. at the funeral home with interment afterward in the Piggott Cemetery under the direction of Irby Funeral Home of Piggott.

Those who wish may send condolences to the family by signing the online guest book at www.irbyfuneralhome.com or by visiting their Facebook page.