James J. Selby crossed over on May 8, 2019 surrounded by his family and friends. Born June 29, 1957 to the late David L. and Patricia F. (nee Cunningham) Selby.
He is survived by his loving fiance Peggy Pickles. Beloved father of James J. Selby, Bradley Barton, Cari Haegele, Kelly Barton, Bob Barton, and Angela Gusnard. Dear grandfather of Brianna, Tyler, Holden, Mikayla, Brendan, Chase, Jonathan, Madeline, and Cameron.
Brother to Patricia Hewitt, Michael Selby, Maureen Curtis, and Julie Ebrecht. Dear uncle of Amy Ort, Diana Vann, Jennifer Snowert, Melissa Gebel, Joshua Selby, Cassie Selby, and Isaiah Selby. Great uncle to Tommy Goddard, Danny Goddard, Anna Ort, Lyla Vann, Nora Vann, Brandon Davis, Avery Gebel, Dalton Selby, Bella Selby, Savannah Selby, Jade Selby, and Eve Selby.
James is preceded in death by his parents; two brothers Tim and Danny Selby; nephew Jonathan Poinsett and niece Katie Goddard.
James had a heart of gold. He had a passion for animals, especially dogs, enjoyed fishing and riding his motorcycle.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to www.StrayRescue.org then go to Donate. 314-771-6121
MEMORIAL: Thursday, May 23, 2019 6-8 p.m. at Michel Funeral Home 5930 Southwest Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63139.
ARRANGEMENTS UNDER THE DIRECTION OF MICHEL FUNERAL HOME.