In memory of
JIMMY BALDWIN SHARPLES, W.Va. — Jimmy Daniel Baldwin, 76, of Sharples, went to be with his Heavenly Father Fri., Feb. 13, 2015. He was a retired UMWA miner from Sharples Coal. Jimmy was part-owner of a Tupperware dealership in Pennsylvania for 12 years. He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting, fishing and camping. Above all, Jimmy was a loving husband, father and grandfather. He was a member of Monclo Freewill Baptist Church; he witnessed his faith with a twinkle in his eye as he shared his love for Jesus, daily, by the life he lived. Everyone who knew him considered him to be a loving, sweet and humble man. Born April 26, 1945, Jimmy was the eldest of 11 children born to the late Hassell and Edna Nelson Baldwin. He was also preceded in death by his beloved son, Jimmy Daniel Jr.; sisters, Ilene and Ruth Baldwin; mother and father-in-law, Otey and Fronnie Stover, and brothers-in-law, Frankie (Hooper) and Terry Stover. Survivors include his wife of 54 years, the love of his life, Toby Baldwin; daughter, Shelia (Dennie) Staines; three precious grandchildren who shared a piece of his heart, Jimmy Daniel Baldwin III, Angel Mae Baldwin and Lacie Nicole Staines; brother, Norman (Karen) Baldwin; sisters, Doris Carter, Frances Smith, Rosetta (William) Sutphin, Catherine (Richard) Ball, Bethelene Ball, Brenda (Boyd) Elkins, Linda (Ronnie) Kinser and Terena Davis; brothers-in-law, Michael (Linda) Stover and Rocky (Julie) Stover, and sister-in-law, Brenda Stover. He had many nieces, nephews and cousins whom he loved dearly. Jimmy will be forever cherished and missed by a large family and countless friends. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Wed., Feb. 18, at Handley Funeral Home with Joe Lane and Dennie Evans officiating. Burial will follow in Family Gardens at Madison. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. You may express your condolences to the family at www.handleyfh.com Handley Funeral Home of Danville is in charge of arrangements.
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