The Herald Bulletin

June 24, 2013

James Franklin Wall

Aug. 20, 1942 - June 22

---- — ANDERSON — James Franklin ‘Jim’ Wall, 70, of Anderson, passed away on June 22, 2013, at his residence. He was born on Aug. 20, 1942, in Bloomington, Ind., and resided most of his life in the Pendleton/Anderson area.

He served his country in the U.S. Army. He retired as a production worker for Delco Remy after 20 years of service. He was a member of UAW 662 , White River Bluegrass Association, Central Indiana Bluegrass Association, American Legion, and the Bass Castor Association. He enjoyed bluegrass music, fishing, camping, hunting and golfing. He also played in a bluegrass band, called “The Tennessee Valley Boys.”Jim is survived by his son, Jeffrey A. Wall of Anderson; sister, Martha Dyal of Pendleton; brother, Bud (Peggy) Wall of Markleville; grandchildren, Dannielle, Alysia and Michael Wall; three great-granddaughters; and a special brother-in-law, Dick Riley.He was preceded in death by his parents, Arthur and Laura (Galyan) Wall; a son, James R. Wall; grandson, Christopher J. Wall; brother, Melvin Wall; nephew, David Wall; and a niece, Sue Wall. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday at Robert D. Loose Funeral Homes & Crematory, 200 W. 53rd St., Anderson.Services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Rodney Eiler officiating. Burial will take place at Grovelawn Cemetery, Pendelton. Post online condolences at: or