Cover photo for James L Creech's Obituary
James L Creech Profile Photo
1927 James 2019

James L Creech

August 7, 1927 — July 3, 2019

James L. Creech, 91, of Punta Gorda, passed away on July 3, 2019. He was born on August 7, 1927, in McRoberts, KY to Claude and Viola Creech. Jim served in the United States Navy during World War II.

Jim moved to Punta Gorda from Middletown, OH in 1997 and retired as Vice President from First Florida Bank of Punta Gorda in 1990. Jim was a member of the Peace River Baptist Church.

Jim will be greatly missed by his wife of 46 years, Mary Ann Creech; two sons, Martin R. Creech and James M. Creech of Arlington, TX; and stepson, Thomas Boxwell of Middletown, OH; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.  Jim is predeceased by his parents; three brothers and one sister; his daughter, Patricia Creech; and stepson, Rick Boxwell.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of James L Creech, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Memorial Service

Wednesday, June 30, 2021

10:30 - 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Sarasota National Cemetery

9810 Florida 72, Sarasota, FL 34241

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 0

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree