Hood Mortuary
1261 East Third Avenue
Durango, CO 81301
(970) 247-2312
More Obituaries for James Attwood
Looking for an obituary for a different person with this name?

James William Attwood

James William Attwood Obituary
Jim lived in Durango, CO for 20 years where he was able to design & build his "dream" Craftsman House on County Road #250. Known as the Dragon Fly House. Jim also helped many people design or remodel their dream houses.

He was a man with many talents & trades, from sewing a new bedspread & curtains to laying bricks.

Jim, with his best friend & wife, Bee were also very involved in community activities and fundraising such as Music in The Mountains, Chocolate Fantasia & The Volunteers of America and sure there were many more...

Jim had a Big presence but he was a gentle giant with a soft walk along with a big heart that was open to anyone.

He is and will always be greatly missed by all who knew him

Jim is survived by his 5 children; Linda Willis, Lisa (Kirk Hartley) Fredeen, Michelle (Patrick) McClure, James Jr. (Roxanne) & Alan (Janice) Attwood. 10 Grandchildren and many great grandchildren.

Preceded in death by his wife Bernadette "Bee" Attwood.
Published in The Durango Herald on June 4, 2019
Read More
Give others a chance to express condolences. Not right now.
Inform family & friends of James's passing.
Planning Guide
Planning ahead makes a big difference. Get Legacy's free funeral guide and know your advance options.