The memorial service for Jim was held on May 1st in 1981 atChurch of the Recessional, Glendale, CA
Jim was laid to rest in the Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Glendale, CA.His grave is located at the Great Mausoleum.
Jim shares his grave with his only daughterTara Diane who was buried 11 years before him.
With the death of Blanche Davis in 2009 parents and daughter were reunited in the family grave.
The Great Mausoleum is closed to the public.
Many prominent people were present at Jim's funeral.
Blanche Davis Linda Gray, Charline Tilton
in the back: Susan Howard, Victoria Principal
Leigh and Carla McCloskey Barbara Bel Geddes, Linda Gray and husband Ed Thrasher, Charline Tilton
Audrey Landers Victoria Principal and Susan Howard
Actor Alan Hale Jr and wife Naomi Peter Marshall and wife
some more, Ernest Borgnine, Efrem Zimbalist, James Cobum ...
e.g. Kirk Douglas, Wanen Beatty, Richard Widmark, Henry Fonda, Bob Hope, Robert Mitchum