Obituary photo of James Dye%2c+Sr., Louisville-KY
In Loving Memory of

James Edward Dye, Sr.

1936 - 2020
Obituary photo of James Dye%2c+Sr., Louisville-KY
In Loving Memory of

James Edward Dye, Sr.

1936 - 2020

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Sunday, August 2, 2020 from 11:00am to 3:00pm
Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
3309 Ballard Lane
New Albany, IN  47150
(812) 949-9900
Service:
Sunday, August 2, 2020 at 3:00pm
Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
3309 Ballard Lane
New Albany, IN  47150
(812) 949-9900
James Edward Dye, Sr. life story
Newcomer - S. Indiana Chapel (812-949-9900) is assisting the family
James Edward Dye, Sr. Life story video
James Edward Dye, Sr., 83, of Floyds Knobs, Indiana, passed away on Friday, July 31, 2020. He was a 1955 graduate of Valley High School and a veteran of the United States Navy. James retired from BF Goodrich Corporation in Louisville. He was a proud Kentucky Colonel and avid UK fan. James loved his family and was fond of his rescue dog, Bon Bon. He was known for his homegrown tomatoes and meticulous lawn.

He was born on November 1, 1936, in Louisville, Kentucky, to the late Robert and Bessie (Baker) Dye. James was also preceded in death by his wife of 60 years, Mildred (Spears) Dye; son, Timothy Dye; and brothers, Charles and Billy Dye.

James is survived by his children, Julie Dye and James Dye, Jr. (Tricia); grandchildren, Adam Dye (Tara), Alex Dye (Keziah), Dylan Sapp (Chelsea), Taylor Sapp (JoAnna), and Bailey Creighton; stepgrandchildren, Jacob, Braden, and Meredith Drake; sister, Peggy Thomas; sister-in-law, Anna Catherine Dye; and great-grandchildren, Avery, Triston, Raegan, and Barrett.

Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, August 2, 2020, at Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions (3309 Ballard Lane, New Albany) with his funeral service and military honors taking place at 3:00 p.m. Cremation will follow according to James' wishes.

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Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Sunday, August 2, 2020 from 11:00am to 3:00pm
Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
3309 Ballard Lane
New Albany, IN  47150
(812) 949-9900
Service:
Sunday, August 2, 2020 at 3:00pm
Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
3309 Ballard Lane
New Albany, IN  47150
(812) 949-9900
James Edward Dye, Sr. life story
Newcomer - S. Indiana Chapel (812-949-9900) is assisting the family

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