James Irl Colson

Obituary for James Irl Colson

April 5, 1955 - October 3, 2021
Indianapolis, Indiana | Age 66


James Irl Colson, 66, of Indianapolis passed away At Indiana University Hospital West on October 3, 2021. He was born on April 5, 1955, in Indianapolis to Robert and Anna (Lanman) Colson. He was a truck driver for MS Trucking. He was a beloved husband, father, grandfather and family member. In his free time, he liked to fix things, help people, go to the races, window shopping, 4-wheeling, eating at the Pancake House and taking care of stray animals.

James is survived by his wife, Mary (Brummett) Colson; daughters: Rachel (Cory Root) Colson, Jenna Lucas, and Elizabeth Armstrong; grandchildren: Cody (fiance' Kadi Troxel), Kayden Root, Chase Root, Brianna Lucas, Tyler Lucas, Julie Steen and Jaydan Colson; brothers: Bobby, Danny and Keith Colson; sister, Diana Conner; beloved dogs: Hannah and Batman; beloved, cat, Lily. He was preceded in death by his parents, daughter, Kimberly Colson, sister, Vicki Price, and in-laws, Katie and Donnie Brummett.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, October 12, 2021, at Simplicity Funeral and Cremation Care, 641 N. 1050 East, Indianapolis. The family will receive friends from 4:00 to 8:00 pm Monday at the funeral home.

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