Obituaries

Virginia Brown
B: 1930-10-06
D: 2021-01-26
View Details
Brown, Virginia
Judy Pafford
B: 1943-04-07
D: 2021-01-23
View Details
Pafford, Judy
Joyce Turner
B: 1951-08-18
D: 2021-01-23
View Details
Turner, Joyce
John Myers
B: 1949-10-25
D: 2021-01-20
View Details
Myers, John
Samuel Casavecchia
B: 1945-08-06
D: 2021-01-17
View Details
Casavecchia, Samuel
Lillian Grunden
D: 2021-01-16
View Details
Grunden, Lillian
Walter Stemm
B: 1944-06-07
D: 2021-01-14
View Details
Stemm, Walter
Cecil Scott
B: 1925-06-03
D: 2021-01-14
View Details
Scott, Cecil
Pamela Clark
B: 1958-09-12
D: 2021-01-13
View Details
Clark, Pamela
Harlan Schick
B: 1931-12-14
D: 2021-01-13
View Details
Schick, Harlan
Madeline Avey
B: 1938-01-18
D: 2021-01-12
View Details
Avey, Madeline
Orville Bailey
B: 1934-07-08
D: 2021-01-10
View Details
Bailey, Orville
Mitchell Whitlow
D: 2021-01-10
View Details
Whitlow, Mitchell
Ethel Ross
B: 1945-07-21
D: 2021-01-09
View Details
Ross, Ethel
Janet Wininger
B: 1949-08-02
D: 2021-01-08
View Details
Wininger, Janet
Scott Busse
B: 1973-07-29
D: 2021-01-07
View Details
Busse, Scott
James Schultz
B: 1949-04-08
D: 2021-01-03
View Details
Schultz, James
Lois Irick
B: 1922-11-21
D: 2021-01-01
View Details
Irick, Lois
Marjorie Dilts
B: 1934-08-14
D: 2021-01-01
View Details
Dilts, Marjorie
Dana Heffington
B: 1934-12-23
D: 2020-12-31
View Details
Heffington, Dana
David Speed
B: 1956-02-19
D: 2020-12-31
View Details
Speed, David

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
3701 East 7th Street
Joplin, MO 64801
Phone: (417) 781-1711
Fax: (417)-781-3916
James Schultz

James G. Schultz

Friday, April 8th, 1949 - Sunday, January 3rd, 2021
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of James Schultz, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of James Schultz

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

James's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

James's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

James G. Schultz went to his heavenly reward on January 3, 2021 from complications of COVID-19.
Jim was born in Valley Stream, New York on April 8, 1949, the 3rd child of Jerry and Harriett Schultz and resided in Joplin, Missouri most of his life.

He married Brenda Endicott Flowers in October 1987 and she survives.
Jim is also survived by two sons Jason Christian Schultz, Atlanta, Georgia and James Schultz, whereabouts unknown. Two daughters Melodie Maynard, Bentonville, Arkansas and Dominiques Schultz, Joplin, Missouri; three stepchildren, Kristi Flowers, Galena, Kansas, Angel Flowers, Joplin, Missouri, Daniel Flowers, Galena, Kansas; one Godson, Brayden Bartley, Springfield, Missouri. He is also survived by his brother Don Schultz and wife Peggy, Webb City, Missouri, one sister Nancy Oxford, Joplin, Missouri; 15 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.

Jim was preceded in death by his parents, Jerry and Harriett Schultz, and one great granddaughter Charlotte Fernside.

Jim was an owner/operator of Standard Service Stations in Sarcoxie and Joplin, Missouri. He was co-owner of Metro Service Center and Joplin Truckstop in Joplin, Missouri. He retired after leaving Wallace Industries formerly known as Martin Oil Company. Most recently ne became the development director for a Christian nonprofit, Higher Power Garage, a position he was so excited to be a part of.

Much to his family’s dismay (because of his known clumsiness), Jim decided skydiving should be his sport. His first solo jump landed him in a barbed wire fence, but as he persisted, he became quite accomplished preforming beautiful formations with fellow jumpers. He enjoyed playing his trumpet but especially enjoyed woodworking with his brother Don. Jim was a former member of the Joplin Area Chamber of Commerce and served as an Elder at Cornerstone Christian Church. Jim’s biggest passion was for his Lord and Savior. He desired to serve others and loved people enormously. Being hospitalized the last weeks of his life did not hinder his passion for others.

From day one of his time there he was witnessing, encouraging, and praying for others, all of his caregivers, Drs., nurses, clergy, but especially for other patients, specifically COVID patients. Numerous hospital associates commented on what a special person Jim was. There is no doubt Jim’s final days brought glory to God and that was his heart’s desire. Jim was so well loved and will be missed beyond measure.

The family will conduct a memorial service at 1:00 pm Saturday January 16, 2021 at the Frisco Church, 908 W. Daughtery, Webb City, Missouri with Matt Snyder officiating.

Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Mason-Woodard Mortuary & Crematory Joplin, Missouri
Read Less

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of James G. Schultz, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Service Details

  • Service

    Saturday, January 16th, 2021 | 1:00pm
    When
    Saturday, January 16th, 2021 1:00pm
    Location
    Frisco Church
    Address
    908 W Daugherty Street
    Webb City, Missouri 64870
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Pastor Matt Snyder

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of James here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Provide comfort for the family of James G. Schultz by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
KS

Kervyn Smith

Posted at 11:04pm
What a Joy to be in church at Frisco with Jim and Brenda. Full of God and I always felt that his spirit could go and be with God at anytime. He just seemed to be that close to God and always talked of God and wanted everyone to know God as he did. When we take that last breath here, we take our first breath in Heaven with God. In a place where there is no time and all is perfect and the food is best ever and Jim can't believe his place that Jesus promised to prepare for him. Better than anything on earth and the music and worship to God the Father is Priceless! If Jim could only talk to us now of what he has already seen. Heaven is a place no one can afford to miss and is absolutely worth it all. Comfort and Peace be on all those who loved this most compassionate man full of passion that we called Jim. I want to hear him play that Heavenly Trumpet and so does Jesus. Hallelujah!!!

Dana Scott

Posted at 08:16pm
I worked with Jim at Auto Xpress back in the early 90's. He was so corny with his jokes and certainly was clumsy. He would always say something like "Don't leave that participle danglin'" everytime someone would ask where someone was( where's Jim at? There's the danglin' participle).Funny everytime!
My condolences to the family!
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each