James "Jim" Giles, 63, died Sept. 28, 2002. He was born in Nevada, Mo. to Henry and Geneva Giles (both deceased).
Mr. Giles grew up in Coolidge and graduated from the University of Arizona. He worked in law enforcement for the Pinal County Sheriff's Office, the town of Florence Marshal as night deputy, and Arizona Department of Public Safety as patrolman in Tucson and then as sergeant in Page, 1978-87, when he retired. He was an avid hunter and fisherman.
He is survived by his wife, Julie.
Memorial services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5 at Messinger Payson Funeral Home, 302 W. Aero Drive..
Donations can be made to the Arizona Highway Patrolmen's Association, P.O. Box 6253, Phoenix, AZ 85005.
Arrangements were handled by Messinger Payson Funeral Home.