Jimmy graduated from Cabool High School, Cabool, Missouri, in 1961.
He married Mayme Bushong on November 1, 1962, in Elk Creek, Missouri. One son was born to this union. Jimmy and Mayme owned and operated a service station in Illinois for many years before moving to Rogersville. Jimmy also worked for John Deere for seventeen years. He greatly enjoyed fishing and camping.
At the time of his passing, Jimmy was a member of the Church of Christ of Rogersville.
Besides his parents, Jimmy was preceded in death by one brother, Jerry Lambdin.
He is survived by his loving wife of their home, Mayme Lambdin, and his son, William Dale Lambdin, both of Rogersville, and nieces, nephews, and many friends who will miss him dearly.
Visitation was held Monday, April 23, 2018, from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. at Craig-Hurtt Funeral Home, Mtn Grove, Missouri. Funeral services followed the visitation at 2:00 p.m., also at the funeral home, with Rev. Danny Fox officiating. Song selections were “How Great Thou Art,” “Stroll Over Heaven,” and “Amazing Grace.” Billy Souder, Greg Lambdin, Kenton Spindler, Mark Bushong, Chris VanWinkle, and Roye Cole served as pallbearers. Burial was in Hillcrest Cemetery under the direction of Craig-Hurtt Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Fairhaven Children’s Home c/o the funeral home.