James Arthur Tolley Jr.
James Arthur Tolley Jr., age 95, of Aurora, Missouri, passed away at 8:15 a.m. on Wednesday, May 17, 2017, at his home. He was born June 22, 1921, in Kansas City, Missouri the son of the late James and Bernice (Clark) Tolley Sr.
James was a United States Navy veteran and worked in the Animation and Projection Department for Disney Studio’s.
On March 29, 1947, he married Helen Austin in Paola, Kansas. She preceded him in death on March 25, 2017.
He is survived by his daughter, Charlynne Tolley, of Santa Clarita, California; son, Allen Tolley, of Worland, Wyoming; brother, Robert Tolley, of Aurora; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
His parents, James and Bernice, wife, Helen, brother, Kenneth Tolley and sister-in-law, Nancy Tolley, preceded her in death.
Burial will be at the Missouri Veteran’s Cemetery in Springfield, Missouri, under the direction of the Crafton-Cantrell Funeral Home in Aurora, Missouri.
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