James Shands, 72, of Sedalia, died Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Bothwell Regional Health Center.
He was born March 25, 1940, in Bardstown, Ken.
He enjoyed fishing, eating, watching sports and was a Lakers fan.
Survivors include a daughter, Akilah Shands, of California; and three sons, A.J. Gilmore, of Otterville, Atu Bard, of Sedalia, and Josh Gilmore, of Sedalia; and many grandchildren.
No services are planned. Arrangements are in the care of Heckart Funeral Home and Cremation Services.