James P. Ackerman

HUTTO, Texas – James P. “Jim” Ackerman, 64, passed away Tuesday, April 8, 2014, at his residence in Hutto, Texas.

James was born Jan. 3, 1950, in Pittsburgh, the son of Margaret and Edward Ackerman.

James was a 1968 graduate of North Allegheny High School, Pittsburgh, and was employed 35 years as a director of operations for KFC.

James is survived by his daughters, Shelly Palmer and Jamie Church; son, Michael Ackerman; five grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Also surviving are Jim’s sisters, Loretta Groff and Margaret DeMellier, and brothers, Edward Ackerman and Thomas Ackerman.

James was preceded in death by his parents and brother, John Ackerman.

Arrangements were handled by Beck Funeral Home in Pflugerville, Texas. An online guestbook is available at www.beckchapels.com

Send condolences to Jim’s family at 1340 County Road 134, Hutto, TX 78634.

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