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Dr.  James Michael "Jim" LaValle

Obituary for Dr. James Michael "Jim" LaValle

September 11, 1962 - December 16, 2020
Murray, Kentucky | Age 58


Dr. James Michael "Jim" LaValle, age 58, a resident of Murray, Kentucky for 15 years, died on, Wednesday, December 16, 2020, at his home.

Dr. LaValle was born in Chicago, Illinois, on September 11, 1962. He was a college professor, who taught at numerous colleges and universities, specializing in Sociology and Criminology.

Dr. LaValle was preceded in death by his father, Richard Donald LaValle.

He is survived by his mother, Dianne (Robinson) LaValle of Murray; and by one brother, Robert Reif and wife Marlene of Fort Worth, Texas.

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Murray, KY 42071
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