• Jimmie Joe Uhls

    30 Jul 2022


    Jimmie Joe Uhls, age 83, of rural Elgin, Kansas passed away on Saturday, July 30, 2022 at the Jane Phillips Medical Center in Bartlesville, Oklahoma.

    He was born on June 22, 1939 to George W. Uhls and Virginia Fern (Slaughter) Uhls in Elgin, Kansas.  He graduated from Sedan High School.

    Jimmie Joe did many things throughout his life; he was a rancher, farmer, and worked road and bridge construction, as he was a pilot and loved to ski.

    He was a member of the Chautauqua Baptist Church; enjoyed eating out with his brother and the rest of his family; he also enjoyed supporting all Sedan High School athletic events.

    He is survived by one son, Ken Uhls of Caney, Kansas; one brother, William “Bill” Uhls of Elgin, Kansas; one grandchild and two great-grandchildren.

    He was preceded in death by his parents.

    Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, August 6, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. at the Chautauqua Baptist Church with Brother Kevin Fogerty officiating.  Burial will follow at the DeBusk Cemetery, west of Elgin, Kansas.

    Visitation will be held on Friday, August 5, 2022 from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. at the Dickens Family Funeral Home in Sedan.  The family will be at the funeral home at this time.

    The family has suggested memorials to the Blue Devil Foundation and may be sent ℅ First National Bank of Sedan, PO Box E., Sedan, Kansas 67361.

    To view the obituary or leave a message for the family please go to www.dickensfuneral.com.

    Dickens Family Funeral Home in Sedan is in charge of arrangements.