James Loving of Salt Lake City, Utah, died Dec. 14, 2015, at Regional West Medical Center in Scottsbluff, Neb. He was 75.
Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held in Salt Lake City Aug. 20.
Mr. Loving was born in Telluride Dec. 18, 1939, to Virgil and Mary (Atchley) Loving. He attended school in Delta.
He worked for Savage Trucking out of Salt Lake City for many years.
He is survived by four siblings, Virginia Alfred of Scottsbluff, Neb., Opal Putney of Olathe, Jerry (Debbie) Loving of Oilton, Okla., and Kathy Kallas of Kernes, Utah; and two children, Gregory Overturf of Wendover, Utah, and Stacy Loving of California.
He was preceded in death by three siblings, Mary Alfred, Laura (Grover) Lacy and Richard Loving.
The seventh annual Eckert Crane Days, the annual viewing of the sandhill cranes migrating north from New Mexico through Colorado's West Slope, will be March 16-18. Representatives from the Black Canyon Chapter of the Audubon Society (BCAS) will be at the viewing site east of Eckert at Fruitgrowers Reservoir, 9 to 11 a.m. each day, to answer questions and provide binoculars and spotting scopes.