James W. (Jimmy) Dishman, age 81, of the Monroe Community, passed away Friday, June 05, 2015, at V.A. Medical Center in Louisville Kentucky. He was a native of Hart County, a retired farmer, a U.S. Army Veteran where he served as a machine gunner from 1955-1956 in Germany, a long time member of the Monroe Cumberland Presbyterian Church and most recently a member of Bethel Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
Preceded in death by parents, Harry T. Dishman and Ima Williams Dishman, and one brother-in-law, Stanley Crump.
He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Doris June Overfelt Dishman, one daughter, Tonya Dishman, grandson, Christian Dishman, all of Monroe, one sister, Claudia Crump, New Albany, Indiana, one brother-in-law, Buddy Overfelt and wife, Shirley, of Monroe, one nephew, Shane Overfelt and wife, Missy, of Glasgow, and also know as "Big Daddy" to Linda Colvin and Melaine Stinson and was a special friend to everyone.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, June 09, 2015, in the Chapel of Winn Funeral Home and burial in the Dishman Family Cemetery with full military honors by Glasgow D.A.V. #20.
Visitation at Winn Funeral Home on Monday from 4:30 - 9:00 p.m. and Tuesday from 9:00 a.m. untill 1:00 p.m. the time of service.
Expressions of sympathy may be made in the form of contributions to Bethel Cumberland Presbyterian Church for sanctuary Bibles.