James "Jim" Lookingbill
April 9, 1933 - January 2, 2018
Funeral Services for Jim Lookingbill, 84, a Hereford Resident, will be at 10:00 a.m. Friday, January 5, 2018 at the First Baptist Church, with Dennis Latham and Joe Watkins, officiating. Interment will follow in Rest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Parkside Chapel Funeral Home. The family will receive friends Thursday, January 4, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Parkside Chapel. Mr. Lookingbill passed away Tuesday, January 02, 2018 in Hereford.
James Lookingbill was born April 9, 1933 in Summerfield, Texas to L.B. and Eva Noland Lookingbill. He raised and farmed in Summerfield, Texas. He served for U.S. Army from May 1952 to November 1955, ranking spc 4. Jim met and married Margaret McDonald on April 21, 1956 in Clovis, New Mexico. Mr. Lookingbill worked for Cactus Feeders as a Feedlot Manager for 25 years. Jim was a member of First Baptist Church.
Those mourning his passing are his wife, Margaret; three sons, James Brant Lookingbill and wife Michelle of Bootleg, Texas, Wade Baxter Lookingbill and wife Katrina of Channing, Texas, and Steven Lee Lookingbill and wife Melissa of Vega, Texas; one daughter, Shelly Denise Patterson and husband Rocky of Pratt, Kansas; two brothers, Fred Lookingbill and wife Sandy of Friona, Texas and Bradley Lookingbill of Canyon, Texas; twelve grandchildren; and eight great grandchildren.
Preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Bill Lookingbill; and one sister, Ann Clearman.
The family suggests Memorials in Mr. Lookingbill’s name be made to Hereford Senior Citizens Association, 426 Ranger, Hereford, Texas 79045.