James Bond Pickard, 61, local songwriter and musician, passed away at his home in Fort Worth, Sept. 15, 2013, of heart failure.
James will be buried with his parents, Mack and Louise and brother, Charles at Ash Creek/Azle Cemetery. Memorials will be held 2 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 6 at Way Gospel Cowboy Church in Springtown and noon, Saturday, Oct. 12 at Veteran’s Park in Arlington. In lieu of flowers, please consider the needs of the family or make your contribution to Teen Challenge USA.
James is survived by his daughter, Chelsea Keesler; brother, David; and loving nieces and nephews.
The Azle News,
Oct. 2, 2013 Edition