Jimmy R. Broadway
July 19, 1933 -
May 2, 2017

Visitation

May 6, 2017
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Service 

Interment

Obituary

Visitation with the family for Jimmy R. Broadway, age 83, of Fayetteville, Tennessee will be held Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 4 until 6 P.M. at Higgins Funeral Home. Jimmy was a native of Lincoln County Tennessee. He was a past member of the Fayetteville Civitan Club and he was a member of Mimosa Church of Christ. Mr. Broadway was a graduate of Vanderbilt University, an Army veteran from the Korean Conflict, and was retired from NASA.

Survivors include his sons Steve and Todd Broadway both of Fayetteville, Tennessee; daughter Rexanna (Tim) Broadway Edwards of Toney, Alabama; grandchildren Jason (Christal) Taylor, David (Kristin) Taylor, Victoria Taylor, Brent Taylor, Lauren Broadway (Andy) Lawson, Whitney Broadway (Greg) Neiss, and Reed Broadway; step-grandchildren Jeremy and Nathan Edwards; and five great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife Nancy Stephens Broadway; father J.B. Broadway; and mother Louise Armstrong Broadway.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital PO Box 1000 Dept 142, Memphis, Tennessee 38101 or any other charity of your choice.

Video Services

13 Comments

  1. L. Susan Fife Stroup

    Rexanna, we are never old enough to loose our parents. May you feel God’s peace at this time.

    Reply
  2. roger and lisa whitworth

    david and family sorry for ya’ll loss may god bless ya’ll at this time.

    Reply
  3. Don Reed

    Please accept my sincere condolences. Jimmy was a great cousin-in-law. He will be missed.

    Reply
  4. Carol Norman

    Rexanna and Family:
    I’m so sorry for your loss. Peace be with you and you family.

    Reply
  5. Wanda Jennings Preston

    To Jimmy’s children and grandchildren. I carpooled to the Arsenal with Jimmy for several years and always enjoyed his company. He was a sweet, kind man. I am sure you all have happy memories that will bring comfort to you now and always. Sending prayers for comfort.

    Reply
  6. Karen Karch Gilliam

    Steve and family, please accept my sincere sympathy at the loss of your dad. Treasure the good memories you all share.

    Reply
  7. Karen Russ

    So sorry for your loss, my thoughts and prayers are we you and your family.

    Reply
  8. Kim McWhirter

    Steve and family,
    I’m so sorry about your loss. Mr. Broadway was always so nice to me. I always thought a lot of him. Keeping you all in my prayers.
    Kim McWhirter and family

    Reply
  9. JANET S LINDSAY

    Steve. Rexanna and Todd. Jimmy meant a lot to Bob, They had so many conversations,, I am sure they could have cured all the problems of the world if they had the chance. We will be unable to attend the visitation, but know that we are both thinking of you all. Much love, Janet

    Reply
  10. Wanda H. Fruehauf

    Steve, Rexanna, Todd and families, so sorry to hear of Jimmy’s passing. He was a wonderful person, and I always enjoyed spending time with him. Prayers and hugs to all you guys!!

    Reply
  11. Kim Halcomb Cowart

    Steve and family, I’m sorry to hear of Mr. Jimmy passing. He was such a nice man. My prayers and thoughts are with you. May God help comfort you during this sad time.

    Reply
  12. Anita Johnson

    Steve and family, I am so sorry for your loss and pray for God’s peace and comfort for you all. May you treasure the good times and memories in your hearts.

    Reply
  13. Amy E. Clark

    Steve and Family,
    My thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. I pray God will comfort you in your loss.

    Reply

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Memories

13 Comments

  1. L. Susan Fife Stroup

    Rexanna, we are never old enough to loose our parents. May you feel God’s peace at this time.

    Reply
  2. roger and lisa whitworth

    david and family sorry for ya’ll loss may god bless ya’ll at this time.

    Reply
  3. Don Reed

    Please accept my sincere condolences. Jimmy was a great cousin-in-law. He will be missed.

    Reply
  4. Carol Norman

    Rexanna and Family:
    I’m so sorry for your loss. Peace be with you and you family.

    Reply
  5. Wanda Jennings Preston

    To Jimmy’s children and grandchildren. I carpooled to the Arsenal with Jimmy for several years and always enjoyed his company. He was a sweet, kind man. I am sure you all have happy memories that will bring comfort to you now and always. Sending prayers for comfort.

    Reply
  6. Karen Karch Gilliam

    Steve and family, please accept my sincere sympathy at the loss of your dad. Treasure the good memories you all share.

    Reply
  7. Karen Russ

    So sorry for your loss, my thoughts and prayers are we you and your family.

    Reply
  8. Kim McWhirter

    Steve and family,
    I’m so sorry about your loss. Mr. Broadway was always so nice to me. I always thought a lot of him. Keeping you all in my prayers.
    Kim McWhirter and family

    Reply
  9. JANET S LINDSAY

    Steve. Rexanna and Todd. Jimmy meant a lot to Bob, They had so many conversations,, I am sure they could have cured all the problems of the world if they had the chance. We will be unable to attend the visitation, but know that we are both thinking of you all. Much love, Janet

    Reply
  10. Wanda H. Fruehauf

    Steve, Rexanna, Todd and families, so sorry to hear of Jimmy’s passing. He was a wonderful person, and I always enjoyed spending time with him. Prayers and hugs to all you guys!!

    Reply
  11. Kim Halcomb Cowart

    Steve and family, I’m sorry to hear of Mr. Jimmy passing. He was such a nice man. My prayers and thoughts are with you. May God help comfort you during this sad time.

    Reply
  12. Anita Johnson

    Steve and family, I am so sorry for your loss and pray for God’s peace and comfort for you all. May you treasure the good times and memories in your hearts.

    Reply
  13. Amy E. Clark

    Steve and Family,
    My thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. I pray God will comfort you in your loss.

    Reply

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