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James Olds

James W. Olds, 78, LaGrange, died Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at Life Care Center of LaGrange.

    He was born April 4, 1936, in LaGrange, to Frank and Gail (Stephens) Olds.

    He was valedictorian of the Class of 1954 at LaGrange High School and a lifetime dairy farmer. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church of LaGrange and Knights of Pythias.

    He was married April 8, 1961, in Merriam, Ind., to Rochelle A. Harris. She survives.

    Also surviving are one daughter and son-in-law, Jamelle and Chris Godlewski, Howe; one son, Casey Olds, LaGrange; three grandchildren, Chad Olds, Kody Olds, and Cali Godlewski; one great-grandson, Eli Olds; and one brother and sister-in-law, Richard and Nancy Olds, Kalamazoo, Mich.

    He was preceded in death by his parents.

    Visitation is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday, September 12, at Frurip-May Funeral Home in LaGrange.

    Funeral service will be 10:00 a.m. Saturday, September 13, at Frurip-May Funeral Home in LaGrange with Pastor Michael Antal officiating.

    Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, LaGrange.

    Memorials may be directed to Multiple Sclerosis of Indiana.

    Online condolences may be sent at www.fruripmayfuneral

    Frurip-May Funeral Home in LaGrange is in charge of arrangements.