Jim Bob Cassell 1979 – 2017

Jim Bob Cassell, 38 of Ogallala, passed away Sunday, June 18, 2017 at his home. Jim Bob was born January 29, 1979 at North Platte, Nebraska to William “Bill” and Velda (Dunlap) Cassell. Jim Bob was raised in Stapleton, and attended Stapleton High School.Jim Bob worked in construction for several years in and around North Platte, primarily in concrete and asphalt. Jim Bob's life was blessed with a son, Casey in 2001. On May 23, 2003, he married Angela Owens, and by that union, gained 3 sons and a daughter. Jim Bob struggled with declining health at a young age, which eventually led to his disability.Jim Bob enjoyed hanging out with friends and listening to music. When he was able, he also loved tinkering around on cars. Jim Bob had a caring heart, and tried his best to be of help to those around him. Mostly, Jim Bob cherished the time he could spend with his family, who were very dear him. Jim Bob was preceded in death by his father, William “Bill” Cassell along with his grandpa, Ken Dunlap.He is survived by his wife, Angela Owens-Cassell of Ogallala; his sons, Casey Cassell, Darrien Petteway, Delmas Moore and Ki-Jana Owens; daughter, Constance Owens; his mother, Velda Cassell of Stapleton, sister, Faye Ann Yost of North Platte; brother, Will (Michelle) Cassell of Wyoming; grandma, Vivian Dunlap of Stapleton; as well as many other relatives and friends. Condolences may be shared with the family at Details for a memorial service will be announced at a later date. Prairie Hills Funeral Home of Ogallala is in charge of arrangements.