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James Dee Vencill

February 8, 1935 ~ September 17, 2023 (age 88) 88 Years Old


James Dee "JD" Vencill, age 88 of Vernal, of Vernal passed on Sunday September 17, 2023 at his home with his family by his side. JD was born on February 9, 1935 in Kimball, Nebraska where he was raised.

He graduated from Kimball High School in 1953. After graduation he worked in the petroleum industry for his entire career. JD was a great family man and loving father. He married Dorothy Ann Kellner on July 31, 1955. They were blessed with 3 children together, including Christie Renae who passed away in infancy. JD was a social, active man who was deeply involved in Christianity and its teachings for the majority of his life. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, woodworking, and being with his family. His family and friend will always remember him as a loving, Godly man.

Celebration of life for JD will be held Friday, September 29, 2023 at the Vernal Christian Church (1845 West 750 South). Arrangements under the direction of the Phillips Ashley Valley Funeral Home.

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Celebration of Life
September 29, 2023

2:00 PM
Vernal Christian Church
1845 West 750 South
Vernal, UT 84078
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