Rader Funeral Home - Kilgore, TX

James Jantz
June 2, 2017
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James Jantz

Graveside Services for James Jantz, 71, of Kilgore, will be held on Monday, June 5, 2017 at 11 a.m. in the Ringwood Cemetery in New Boston under the direction of Rader Funeral Home in Kilgore, with Bro. Danny Menges officiating. Mr. Jantz passed away on Friday, June 2, 2017 in Kilgore.

James was born on January 18, 1946 in Clinton, OK, to Marvin and Doris Jantz. He faithfully served in the U.S. Navy and then he became a police officer and served with the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission for 21 years until his retirement. James was a 32nd degree Mason with the Pine Tree Masonic Lodge # 1396 A.F. & A. M. and also a Shriner with the Sharon Temple in Tyler. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, grilling and riding his Harley Davidson.

Preceding him in death are his parents, wife Connie Jantz and twin boys James Todd Jantz and James Edwin Jantz.

Left to cherish his memory are his daughters, Dr. Tonya Mamantov and her husband Michael of Mesquite, Tammi Truitt and her husband Michael of Kilgore; grandchildren, James and Jacob Mamantov, Mason and Dalton Julian, Morgan and Hunter Truitt. Also, left to cherish him are numerous nieces, nephews, friends and other loving family members.

James Jantz
June 2, 2017
Service Schedule
Services at the Graveside
Ringwood Cemetery
205 NE Front St
New Boston, TX  75570
Monday, June 5, 2017
11 a.m.
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Ringwood Cemetery
205 NE Front St
New Boston, TX 75570




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