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James A. Buchanan

James Allen Buchanan was born November 22, 1935 to John and Wilma (Hammond) Buchanan in Tingley, Iowa. Jim was educated in Diagonal school.

After school he joined the United States Air Force. Jim was united in marriage to Elizabeth Catherine Bromwich in 1957 in England. To this union three children were born, John, Gary and Terry. During his time serving in the Air Force they lived in England for 11 years before moving back to the United States. After 20 years he retired from the Air Force. Jim then began working for civil services at the veterans hospital in Cheyenne, Wyoming. Catherine passed away in 1999.

Jim was united in marriage to Clara Buck in 2009 and they lived in Mount Ayr, Iowa. Jim passed away October 8, 2016 at his home in Mount Ayr, Iowa.

Jim was preceded in death by his parents; wife Catherine; brother Melvin Buchanan. Left to cherish Jim's memory are his wife Clara Buchanan; two sons, John (Angie) Buchanan and Gary (Patricia) Buchanan; one daughter, Terry (Bill) Frantsi; one step-son, Bart (Kathy) Parker; three step-daughters, Rhonda (Richard) Cooper, Laura (Don) Goodman and Denae (Steve) England; sister, Beverly Davis; special brother-in-law Eldon (Donna) Adkisson; three grandchildren; fourteen step-grandchildren.

Services: Will be held in Cheyenne, Wyoming
Burial: Cheyenne Memorial Gardens Cemetery – Cheyenne, Wyoming
Memorials: To be established in his name

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The most amazing man an granddaughter could ever ask for. Loved my grandpa and going to miss him. Rest in paradise say hi to grandma for me love you both

Jessica Frantsi Oct 16 2016 12:00 AM

Clare, I am so sorry to hear about Jim. My deepest condolences to you and your family. Lets keep in touch. Hugs to you

Merill Starmer McCullough Oct 13 2016 12:00 AM

We are sorry that James died. I visited with him many times. He was a very pleasant man. We look forward to seeing him alive again in the resurrection. Jesus promised, "Do not be amazed at this, because the hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will come out, those who did good things to a resurrection of life." John 5:28, 29.

Jim & Donna Adams Oct 12 2016 12:00 AM