James O. “Jim” Hazen


James O. “Jim” Hazen, 91, formerly of Grimes, passed from this life on Saturday, February 15, 2014, at his home surrounded by his family. James was born on February 4, 1923, in What Cheer, to Desear Leach and Violet Ruth (Bickford) Hazen.


In agreement with his wishes, cremation rites have been accorded. A memorial service celebrating Jim’s life will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, February 18, at First Presbyterian Church, located at 410 S.E. Third Street in Grimes, where the family will greet friends for one hour prior to the service. Private committal services will take place at a later date.