James R. Proffitt, 53

James R. Proffitt, 53, of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, August 14, 2018 in the comfort of his own home.

Funeral services for “Jim” will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 25, 2018 at Mitchell Family Funeral Home with Sandra Thompson-Hardwick officiating. Public visitation will be held from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Friday, August 24, 2018 at Mitchell Family Funeral Home, where Jim’s family has requested all who can to please wear their Iowa Hawkeye’s attire. Memorial contributions may be directed in Jim’s name to his family. For further information or to send a condolence please visit www.mitchellfh.com or call (641) 844-1234. Mitchell Family Funeral Home is caring for Jim and his family.

Left to cherish Jim’s memory are his two children: Chris (Christy) Proffitt and Emily Proffitt; 3 grandchildren; three sisters:Pam Krier, Tammy Foster and Michelle Proffitt as wellas several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.