Jimmie McElmurry, 78, of Bloomfield died May 9, 2017. Born in Rosiclare, Ill., he was the son of the late Henry and Lela McElmurry. Jimmie was a U.S. Air Force veteran. He was a former Newington resident and was formerly employed as a nurse’s aide.
Surviving are two daughters, Kerie McElmurry of New Britain and Sheryl Shirley of Atherton, Calif.; his former wife, Jacquelyn McElmurry of Newington; and seven grandchildren. He was predeceased by three children, Jimmie McElmurry Jr., Mindy Gilbert, and Christopher McElmurry.
Funeral services will be private. Erickson-Hansen Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.