Archive - Nov 29, 2012
James M. Barkley died Nov. 25, 2012, in Tucson, Ariz., after a short illness.
After spending most of his life in the Northeast United States, Jim moved to Ajijic, Jalisco, Mexico, in 2005.
He volunteered for the ACA organic farm and for the Lake Chapala Society as head of the Audit Committee.
Jim was known for his wry sense of humor and loved nothing more than trading jokes with friends.
Each year, five women are chosen by the Punxsutawney Career Womenâ€™s Club for Career Womenâ€™s Week. The criteria used for choosing these women are based not only on their professional efforts, but also on the contributions theyâ€™ve made to community and family. The club was founded in 1930, originally known as Punxsutawney Business & Professional Womenâ€™s Club. On Sept.