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James (Jim) Lum Underwood

Obituary Date: Monday, March 7, 2022

James (Jim) Lum Underwood, 87 of Gainesville passed away Monday March 7, 2022.

Funeral services will be held Friday March 11, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. at the Mt. Vernon Baptist Church. Pastor Steve Baker will officiate.   Interment will follow in the Mt. Vernon Baptist Church Cemetery.  The family will receive friends Thursday March 10 from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Little & Davenport Funeral Home.

Born on May 3, 1934, Jim was the son of the late J.B. and Sally Underwood.  Mr. Underwood is preceded in death by two brothers, Charlie Underwood and Johnny Underwood, his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Bob and Allene Little.

Jim retired after a long career in the appliance service industry.  He proudly served in the United States Army, and Jim was a member of Mt. Vernon Baptist Church.

Jim is survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Hassie Underwood; son, Danny (Terri) Underwood; grandchildren, Kristi Underwood and Kelsey (Austin) Thompson; great grandchild, Oakland Thompson.

Those wishing to send online condolences to the family may do so at

Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory, 355 Dawsonville Highway, SW, Gainesville, Georgia 30501 is in charge of arrangements.

Funeral Date
03/11/2022 at 2:00PM
Funeral Home
Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory
355 Dawsonville Hwy SW, Gainesville 30501