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202 N. 4th
P.O. Box 304
LA CYGNE, KS 66040
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James Mayhugh

James William Mayhugh

Sunday, May 5th, 1929 - Friday, July 19th, 2019
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James William Mayhugh, 90, of Prescott, Kansas died early Friday, July 19, 2019 at Medicalodge in Fort Scott, Kansas. J.W. was born May 5, 1929 in rural Prescott to Artie Roy and Ella Josephine (Walrod) Mayhugh. He graduated from Mound City High School in 1946. On March 2, 1951 he enlisted in the United States Army and proudly served his country with the occupational forces in Germany until his honorable discharge on February 20, 1953. On November 3, 1953, he married the love of his life, Jean Rae Long at the Methodist Parsonage in Prescott. She preceded him in death on October 22, 2018. J.W. was a farmer who greatly enjoyed the outdoors whether he was caring for his cattle, fishing, or hunting for coon or squirrel. J.W. was a people person who loved spending his days drinking coffee with his various coffee groups. He was competitive and enjoyed a good game of pool or Snooker and he was an avid card player who excelled in Pitch. J.W. was a member of the American Legion Hewitt-New Post No. 248 in Mound City.

J.W. was preceded in death by his parents, Artie and Jo Mayhugh; his wife, Jean Rae Mayhugh; and one son, Ronald Morton Mayhugh. Survivors include one son, Andy and Karla Mayhugh; two daughters, Cindy Staton, and Sheila and Jess Jackson; one sister, Neldeen Barnett; five grandchildren, Jay Orr, Adam Mayhugh, Levi Jackson, Jacob Jackson, and Stephanie Simons; 10 great-grandchildren; and a multitude of relatives and friends.

Funeral service will be held at 10:00 am on Monday, July 22, 2019 at the Schneider Funeral Home and Crematory, Mound City Chapel. Burial will follow in Battlefield Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 2:00 to 4:00 pm Sunday, July 21, 2019 at the chapel. The family suggests contributions to American Legion Hewitt-New Post No. 248 in care of the funeral home, PO Box J, Mound City, Kansas 66056.
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  • Visitation

    Sunday, July 21st, 2019 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    When
    Sunday, July 21st, 2019 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Location
    Schneider Funeral Home and Crematory, Mound City Chapel
    Address
    319 Chestnut
    Mound City, KS 66056
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  • Service

    Monday, July 22nd, 2019 | 10:00am
    When
    Monday, July 22nd, 2019 10:00am
    Location
    Schneider Funeral Home and Crematory, Mound City Chapel
    Address
    319 Chestnut
    Mound City, KS 66056
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    Officiant
    Elder Richard Long
  • Interment

    Location
    Battlefield Cemetery
    Address
    700 Road, 1/2 mile E of Scott Road
    Pleasanton, KS 66075
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Juanita

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Please accept my most sincere sympathy for the death of your loved one. We can find comfort in the word of God because it assures us that "there is going to be a resurrection" (Acts 24:15).  God promises to give life back to millions of people who have died, and he desires to do so very soon.

We know this from what a servant of God from the past, Job, asked God: “If a man dies, can he live again?  I will wait all the days of my compulsory service (death) until my relief comes.   You (Jehovah) will call, and I (Job) will answer you. You will long for the work of your hands." (Job 14:14, 15) God is longing to give life back to those who have died.

Perhaps these words do not calm your pain but we are certain that God will resurrect all those who demonstrate faith in the sacrifice of His son, Jesus Christ. Reflecting on the divine promises found in the Bible will give you the hope and strength to keep going until all of God’s promises are fulfilled.  May these words bring you and your family much comfort from Jehovah God, the God of all comfort (2 Corinthians 1: 3, 4). 
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