MARION – James B. Stambaugh, formerly of Warsaw, passed away unexpectedly Friday, Dec. 25, 2020.

He was born to James and Lucille (Boggs) on Nov. 18, 1947, in Drift, Ky. He served in the United States Army from September 1967 to 1969.

He married Frances “Francisca” Robinson Stambaugh on Sept. 20, 1985. She survives in Warsaw. He attended God’s Highway to Heaven Church. He was a business owner of Home Supply for many years. He loved to travel, play cards and get with his buddies and play his guitar and harmonica to good ol’ country music and bluegrass.

He is survived by a son, James (Jaime) Stambaugh; a stepson, Patrick Robinson, Warsaw; a stepdaughter, Heather Robinson; and Jonathan Benson, Churubusco; and Hazel Stambaugh, Warsaw; grandson, Braysen Stambaugh, Warsaw; a great-grandson, Vincent Benson, Churubucso; several halfbrothers; nieces and nephews; and a sister, Yvonne, LaPorte.

He is preceded in death by his father, James Stambaugh; his mother, Lucille Boggs Rusher; a sister, Betty Lou Shepherd; a niece, Beverly Wright; a nephew, Timothy Shepherd; and a brother-in-law, Douglas Shepherd. He will be greatly missed.

Arrangements are pending with Integrity Funeral Care, Marion.