Dr. Edward James 'Jim' Topp

Dr. Edward James 'Jim' Topp, 77, a former resident of Kingman, died Monday, Dec. 1, 2008, at his home in Prescott. He was born Jan. 4, 1931, in Chicago.

A memorial service will be at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 20, at the Prescott United Methodist Church, 505 W. Gurley St. The Rev. Carol Mumford will officiate the service.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Jim's memory can be sent to the Prescott High School Athletic Department, 1050 N. Ruth St., Prescott, AZ 86301. Please include a note that the donation is to be used to benefit "Pay to Play." This is to be used for students who are unable to play on the teams because of their families' finances.

The Hampton Funeral Home of Prescott was entrusted with the arrangements.