James "Jim" Marshall Kerley
October 26, 1924 - May 21, 2019
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Betty curran
Darlene Faulconer
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Roberson Funeral Homes Punta Gorda Chapel
215 Mary Street
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
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Tuesday 5/28, 11:00 am

A Catholic funeral prayer service will be held 11 a.m. on Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at Roberson Funeral Homes Punta Gorda Chapel, at 215 Mary Street in Punta Gorda. Fr. Jerry Kaywell, Pastor of Sacred Heart, will officiate.

Arlington National Cemetery
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Monday 10/7, 12:45 pm

Chapel services and full military honors with band and caisson by a U.S. Marine Corp. Honor Guard will be held Monday 12:45 PM, Oct. 7, 2019 at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA. Friends and family attending should arrive at Arlington Administration cemetery by 12:15 PM with own transportation to gravesite.


In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Jim’s name are suggested to the Wounded Warriors Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675-8517.

Wounded Warriors Project

James “Jim” Marshall Kerley, 94, of Punta Gorda, Florida, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 in Punta Gorda. Jim was born October 26, 1924, to Marshall and Emma Kerley in Union City, Tennessee. Hearing the call to serve his country as it entered into World War II, Jim enlisted…

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Betty curran left a message on May 27, 2019:
Dear Carole and Brad, I’m so sorry that James has left us. I know he is in a better place and happy now.I loved my brother and I know he loved me. You are in my prayers. James and I had some great conversations, I’ll miss you brother. Your sister, Betty
Darlene Faulconer left a message on May 25, 2019:
Pap Jim-we miss you, but know that you are in heaven with the Lord, Shirley and Sharon. We will always cherish the good memories and times here with you.
Nancy Gerner left a message on May 23, 2019:
May you Rest In Peace Uncle James. We had some good times over the years and lots of laughs. Your smile and laughter will be missed. My prayers and thoughts go out to Carole and Brad.Love, Nancy
Roberson Funeral Home left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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