April 8, 1968 - March 9, 2019
James D. Tullis, 50, of Forsyth, died Saturday, March 9, 2019 in Cox Medical Center Springfield. A Celebration memorial and luncheon to be held Sat. March 16th, 1pm - 3pm at Chuck's Restaurant in Highland Park, Iowa.
James Dale Tullis was born Monday, April 8, 1968 in Des Moines, IA to Paul Veron and Linda Maylou (Fett) Tullis. He attended school in Des Moines and graduated from the Des Moines Technical High School with the class of 1986. After graduation, James entered the restaurant business and worked all phases of restaurant operations. He was a bit of a "roamer" and lived in many different cities including: Ames, Stuart, Des Moines, Branson, Kimberling City MO, Tyler TX, Apache Jct. AZ and finally Forsyth.
Jim made friends easily and never met a stranger. He was fiercely loyal, a little stubborn and always full of good intentions. He was a Chicago Bears fanatic and also loved music of all types, dancing, spending time with his daughter, baking, fishing and visiting with friends.
He is survived by his partner, Melissa Stout of Forsyth; a daughter, Margaret Mae Cameon of Forsyth; father, Paul Tullis of Des Moines; a brother, David Tullis and fiancé, Lisa Bloch of Des Moines, and step-daughter Kelia Guerreo of Des Moines.
He is preceded in death by his mother, Linda Tullis and wife, Caudamia (Anderson).
Arrangements are under the direction of the Kissee-Schofield-Eakins Funeral Home, Forsyth, MO. Website: ksefuneralhome.net.