James Larry Dutra
James Larry Dutra, age 77, of Cassville, Missouri, passed away Monday, January 27, 2020, at Cox Medical Center South in Springfield, Missouri.
He was born September 20, 1942 in Oakland, California the son of Tony and Angelina (O’Dell) Dutra. On March 22, 1999 he was united in marriage to Rhonda Wofford, who survives. Also surviving are one son, Larry James Dutra of Stockton, California; one daughter, Helene Neuman of Stockton, California; one brother, Dennis Dutra of Tracy, California and two grandchildren.
Preceding him in death were his parents and one brother.
James grew up and received his education in San Leandro, California where he graduated from high school. On March 16, 1966 he enlisted in the United States Army serving until March 15, 1972. Most of his life was spent as a truck driver for Green Valley Transportation delivering asphalt and military goods. Two and a half years ago he moved from California to Cassville to make his home.
Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, February 7, 2020 at Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Deacon Michael Wofford will conduct the services. Burial with military honors will follow at 2:00 p.m. at Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Springfield.
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