obituary header
Welcome to the memorial page for

James Lavon Brackin

May 11, 1941 ~ April 22, 2017 (age 75)
 Light a Candle
 Leave a Condolence
Message from Bill Jennings
October 10, 2017 3:26 PM

Truly missed in this life, eternal in the next. Love to Jim's family. Prayer thought Cindy. Jim and I shared many thoughts of our great God and saviour Jesus Christ. Met Jim on paltalk, and it was as I had known him forever. God's word is the commonality of the sealing likeminded holy Spirit. Love in Christ Bill J.
candle beige
A candle was lit by Bill Jennings on October 10, 2017 3:10 PM
Message from Alan Damiano
June 17, 2017 1:51 PM

I am so sorry about the passing of Brother Jim ... He surely has inspired me with his writing of Grace and Truth ... See you in Heaven my Brother !!!
Message from Barry Bumpus
June 16, 2017 6:53 PM

Jim Brackin or Jim Ol Boy as I initially knew him on Paltalk back in 2004 was an individual who played a HUGE role in bringing the truth of the Grace of God to me personally. His steadfast devotion to teaching the word of God rightly divided was wonderful. When I heard of his passing I was both saddened and joyful. Saddened because he has left the company of his brothers and sisters in Christ here, but joyful that we all know where he is and will be when we all in the body of Christ join him eternally.
Message from Pamela Johnson (Velvetaunt)
May 6, 2017 11:32 PM

I just found out that my dear friend Jim Brackin has passed. I will never forget him, his voice and his great ability to teach the word with clarity and truth. My respect for him goes beyond measure. I am so grateful for him and the ministry he once had on Paltalk. My edification would never have gotten this far without him. It was a precious moment in my life that is still bearing fruit today.

Love and hugs to the family as they adjust their lives without him. I am so looking forward to seeing him again - and hopefully soon!
Message from Roberto Gagliardi
April 28, 2017 5:53 AM

Dear sister and family of James Lavon Brackin,
I never had the pleasure to meet Brother Jim in person,considering I live in Western Australia,but I used to visit his website and learn the Sound Pauline Doctrine and I can testify that I have been spiritually enriched by the studies of our dear brother.I rejoice thinking he is now with our Great Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ,and I want to extend to you my heartfelt condolences knowing that you miss him but not for ever.Love in Christ. brother Roberto Gagliardi
Message from Cindy Brackin and family
April 29, 2017 5:26 PM

Thank you for your kind words, Roberto. We will see him again.
candle beige
A candle was lit by Kristal Bradley and kiddos on April 27, 2017 12:39 PM
Message from Jackie Boldry from WPKY
April 27, 2017 12:14 PM

Cindy I am so sorry to hear of Jim's passing but rejoicing with you and the family that Jim was saved and sealed. I loved the Pal Talk teachings and have missed them so much. Oh and I love the ButNow. Jim opened my eyes to so many truths our Apostle Paul had for the Body of Christ. Praying for you and the family and we know the peace that surpasses all understanding, the joy we all share in knowing that one day we will all meet. We have that blessed hope. I thank you for the dedication each day that you and Jim would have to Pal Talk in order that we would all gather to learn. It took dedication and sometimes it was very hard on Jim's health to continue on but he did just that to be sure that we would know the Mystery and the knowledge that Christ wanted us to have so that we would understand and live in grace. Thank you so much for all you did to sacrifice your time and your love for each one of us. <3
Message from Cindy Brackin and Family
April 29, 2017 5:28 PM

Thank you for your kind words, Jackie. That was a special time in our lives. We will miss him, but know we will see him again.
candle ribbon ltblue
A candle was lit by PalTalk Chat Cim4t in TRUTH - Brian Mulkey on April 27, 2017 11:35 AM
candle beige
A candle was lit by Davin & julie on April 27, 2017 10:02 AM
candle beige
A candle was lit by Julie and kids on April 27, 2017 6:02 AM
Message from Mary Deanovic
April 26, 2017 10:51 PM

I'm sorry to hear of the passing of Brother Jim and for your loss, but know there will be a reunion for those of us, who, like Brother Jim, trusted the Lord believing the word of truth, the gospel of our salvation (1 Corinthians 15:1-4). I am one of many who were blessed by his ministry.

1 Thessalonians 4:13 But I would not have you to be ignorant, brethren, concerning them which are asleep, that ye sorrow not, even as others which have no hope.
1 Thessalonians 4:14 For if we believe that Jesus died and rose again, even so them also which sleep in Jesus will God bring with him.
1 Thessalonians 4:15 For this we say unto you by the word of the Lord, that we which are alive and remain unto the coming of the Lord shall not prevent them which are asleep.
1 Thessalonians 4:16 For the Lord himself shall descend from heaven with a shout, with the voice of the archangel, and with the trump of God: and the dead in Christ shall rise first:
1 Thessalonians 4:17 Then we which are alive and remain shall be caught up together with them in the clouds, to meet the Lord in the air: and so shall we ever be with the Lord.
1 Thessalonians 4:18 Wherefore comfort one another with these words.
Message from Cindy Brackin and family
April 29, 2017 5:29 PM

Thank you for your kind words, Mary. Amen. We will see him again.
Message from Mike McGlathery
April 26, 2017 10:05 PM

Jim was a faithful man to introduce many of us to Bible truths that we now believe.
Message from Cindy Brackin and Family
April 29, 2017 5:30 PM

Thank you for your kind words, Mike. Jim taught us all so much. We know we will see him again.
Message from Vibra Smith
April 26, 2017 8:42 PM

Oh my, So sorry to hear of this !
Fly high, Jimmy was always good to me, I pray for his children that they have peace and strength in all the days to come, love Vibra.
Message from Cindy Brackin and Family
April 29, 2017 5:32 PM

Thank you, Vibra. Jim was confident in the Lord for his salvation. We take great comfort in that. He is at peace and we will see him again some day.
candle beige
A candle was lit by The Blounts on April 26, 2017 8:23 PM
candle beige
A candle was lit by Kathy Shriver on April 26, 2017 8:02 PM
candle heart
A candle was lit by Leslie Brackin on April 26, 2017 7:59 PM
Message from Cindy Cuddy
April 26, 2017 6:24 PM

Jim Brackin will be remembered and missed by many here on earth, but anyone who knew him knows what a strong testimony he had for our Lord and Savior. I know he is at peace, and proudly looking down at all of his family. I am so thankful for everything he did that made his son Willie turn out to be such a kind, sweet and caring person. I am so happy to call Willie my son in law, him and Chelsey were made for each other. And because of their love for each other, we have Waylon. Jim will continue to live on through all of his precious children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Message from Cindy Brackin and Family
May 1, 2017 6:09 PM

Thank you, Cindy.
Message from Joyce and Chester
April 26, 2017 5:26 PM

The song ..I Can Only Imagine ..says it best .. Love yas
Message from Cindy Brackin and Family
May 1, 2017 6:10 PM

Thank you, Joyce Ann and Chester.
Message from Teri Carey
April 25, 2017 6:44 PM

Go rest high on the mountain and know you have done a job well done!
Message from Cindy Brackin and Family
May 1, 2017 6:10 PM

Thank you, Terri.
© 2021 Whitehurst Powell Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy