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Obituary for James Knox "Jim" Polk

James Knox Polk, 79, of Shippensburg, passed away Monday, August 29, 2022 at the Chambersburg Hospital.

Born Thursday, March 18, 1943 in Chambersburg, he was a son of the late James Edwards and Mae Elizabeth Kuhn Polk.

James was a 1961 graduate of the Shippensburg Area Senior High School. He was a member of Our Lady of the Visitation Catholic Church in Shippensburg.

He served in the United States Marine Corp during the Vietnam War. James worked as a Security Officer at the David Johnston Plant in Glenn Rock, Wyoming with 15 years of service.

He is survived by his best friend, Robert Matthew Wynne, Shippensburg.

A private burial will be held in Otterbein Cemetery.

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