James Earl Pickering

October 5, 1951 - January 21, 2019
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James (Jim) Earl Pickering, 67 of Irving, Texas passed away on Monday, January 21, 2019. He was born October 5, 1951 in Tupelo, Mississippi to James Edward and Sudie Mae (Hicks) Pickering. He is preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Anthony Ivey and Dean Rhodes. Jim was a loving husband of 33 years to his wife Sharon, a great father and a man who really liked to work. He loved his dogs, Levi, Delilah and Georgia. Jim enjoyed fishing, football, and truck driving. Most of his work life pertained the window manufacturing industry at H-R Windows and Krestmark Industries until October 2015. Jim is survived by his wife Sharon Pickering; their eleven children, Laura (Roy) Jackson, James Pickering, Jamie (Olegario) Valdez, Anthony Pickering, Christian Ahrens, Marcus DeValcourt, Troy (Susan) Royko, Patrick Royko, Andrea (Chad) Whitten, Timothy Royko, and Billy Royko; grandchildren Amber, TJ, Kyra, Jarrod, Sarah, Krystal, Sarah, Natalie, Christopher, Theodore, James, Amanda, Morgan, Caroline, Madeline, Megan, Nathan, Karen, Tony, Jay, Billy; sisters, Nita Faircloth and Donna Rhodes; aunt and uncle, Ann and Hershel Hicks; and many great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

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Laura Jackson
Brownwood, TX
I’m completely broken and without words.
I love you Daddy ????
Ann Hicks
Lewisville, TX
Love you very much jimmy
Dian Glen Beverly
Lewisville, TX
We will miss you
Loved working with you
Carolyn Devalcourt
Grapevine, TX
I'm so sorry to hear about Jim. He always got a laugh or chuckle out of me and I'm sure he had a couple himself. Rest in peace, Jim.
Jim Robinson
Argyle, TX
Our thoughts and prayers to the Pickering family. 
Kindest Regards in this tough time.
Jim and Erika Robinson
Kathy Stephens
Copper Canyon, TX
Love You Jimmy !!!
Michael and Norma Hicks
Denton, TX
You will be missed by all your family and loved ones . HAPPY ROADS !!!!!!
BobbiAnn Merritt
Westfield, NY
Momma, I am so so sorry for your loss. This truly is heartbreaking and a loss of words. No words can erase the pain. I truly wish I got to know Jim.  To all of yall my heart is with you. Healing Comforting prayers and strength to you. Much love from the kids and I
Pam and Wayne Lacik
Liberty, TX
To Jim, RIP. My dear x- brother in law. You will be missed very much. I have prayers for your family. You were very good to me and my kids .
God Bless you ..
Randy fogle
Mokena, IL
So sorry for the loss I know Laura and Jay now have a long road ahead of them but he is going to be looking after them with pride from up above
Caroline Devalcourt
Grapevine, TX
Rest in Peace to a lovely grandfather.
James Pryor
Greenville, TX
I'll miss you sorry I haven't been around latley.
Amber and Mattisyn Taylor
Bangs, TX
Going to miss you grandpa Jim! Fly high and watch over us.
James Pickering
Abilene, TX
I may be a hard person to know, but I loved my father. May he rest with peace of the sole. Thank you all.
Jamie Pickering Valdez
Irving, TX
I miss you so much, Daddy. I love you. Until we meet again.
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