Jim "Grumpy" Booth
Rest In Peace
October 19, 1939 - January 26, 2005
Here's a few more photos of Jim from his years of racing ...gone but never forgotten.
Here's a shot of Jim, me, Steve Duppman & Sean Jackson taken at a 2001 Madera
USAC WS Sprint show.
Here's a shot of Jim and 5 year old Travis Berryhill taken at
Orland Raceway in 1990
Jim at Baylands driving his
360 sprinter in 1986
Jim exits his stock car after a quick dip in "Lake Baylands" during the 83' season
Jim leading a heat race at
Antioch Speedway
Jim and Duwayne Watson battle during NCMA action at Antioch Speedway in 1998
Jim always arrived early at Antioch so he could pit in the far corner.He liked the extra room there.
Grass Valley meeting of the minds as Jim talks with Del Quinn, Mike Lokmor, and Linda B. prior to a NCMA show
Jim Soares the promoter of Petaluma Speedway erected this bill board size copy of the
Jim Booth Memorial decal.
A great tribute from one of Jim's close friends.
If you have any photos of Jim you'd like to share send them here and we'll continue to post them as a memorial to Jim.

I like to thank Jim's family, the Berryhill's, Ed Carlson, and M&M Photos for contributing their photos to this page.
Here's a photo of Jim & myself just before driver introductions at
Stockton 99 Speedway. Jim had great sucess early in his career running Stock Cars here at Stockton.