James Robert Culwell, age 76, passed away on August 7th in Oklahoma City. He was born on November 13, 1938 to Haskell and Lillian Grove Culwell. He graduated from NW Classen in 1956, going on to graduate from the University of Oklahoma in 1960 as a Kappa Sigma. He was the former owner of American Millworks. An avid reader, Jim also loved OU sports "beat Texas" and Thunder basketball. He is preceded in death by his parents, and leaves behind his beloved friend Jayne Manley; sons Craig (Lori), David (Brooke), and Steve (Tracy); daughter Kristi Morain (Bruce); former spouse Terri Culwell; 20 grandchildren; and 3 great grandchildren. He will be dearly missed by friends Bill Norfleet, Bob Medley and Gene Imke, as well as countless others. In lieu of flowers please consider a donation to Putnam City Baptist Church % Youth ministry, 11401 N. Rockwell, Okla. City, OK 73162. Visitation wil be Tuesday and Wednesday from 1:00 – 8:00 PM with family present on Wednesday from 5:00 – 7:30 PM. Services will be held on Thursday, August 13th at 10:00 AM at Putnam City Baptist Church.