August W. “Jim” Splitter the son of Simon and Martha (Kaaz) Splitter was born July 29, 1914 in Geneseo, Kansas. He passed away January 23, 2009 at Lamar, Missouri.

August W. “Jim” Splitter the son of Simon and Martha (Kaaz) Splitter was born July 29, 1914 in Geneseo, Kansas. He passed away January 23, 2009 at Lamar, Missouri.

August was a Farmer and a member of the Nashville Christian Church. He was united in marriage to Evelyn Schwartzkopf on May 11,1941 at Utica, Kansas. She preceded him in death on December 24, 2005.

Survivors include, Five Sons, Les Splitter and August Splitter Jr. both of Lamar, Missouri, Willie Splitter and Sam Splitter both of Liberal, Missouri, and Jonathan Splitter of Mulberry, Kansas. One daughter, Lydia Lightner of Parker, Colorado.  One brother, Norman Splitter  of Zion, Illinois. Sixteen grandchildren, Twenty Great-Grandchildren and Two Great-Great-Grandchildren.     
      
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm, Friday, January 30, 2009 at the Nashville Christian Church. Burial will be in Nashville Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7:00 to 8:00 pm, Thursday, January 29, 2009 at Nashville Christian Church.

Arrangements are under the direction of Weng Funeral Chapel.