James Dale Boyce, 61, Nortonville, formerly of Wichita, died Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2012, at a Topeka hospital.
He was born on July 15, 1951, at Atlanta, GA, the son of James Donald and Frances E. “Jean” Pennington Boyce.
Jim received both a B.A. and a J.D. degree from Wichita State University. At Wichita State he was a member of the Student Senate. He was a member of Central Christian Church in Wichita.
He was preceded in death by his father, James Donald Boyce, on April 10, 1981.
Survivors include his mother, Jean Boyce, Valley Falls; two brothers, Frank E. (Nedra) Boyce, Valley Falls, Raymond E. (Tery) Boyce, Holton; two sisters Pamela (Bill) Pfannenstiel, Garland, TX, and Donna (Robert) Johnston, Valley Falls; and many nephews and nieces.
The funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Oct. 15, 2012, at the Calvary Baptist Church in Valley Falls. Burial will follow at the Valley Falls Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4:00-6:00 p.m. Sunday, at Mercer Funeral Home in Valley Falls. Memorial contributions may be made to the United Cerebral Palsy Foundation or to the Calvary Baptist Church Building Fund and sent in care of the funeral home, PO Box 6, Valley Falls, KS 66088.