James Overton

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James M. "Deer Slayer" Overton
Folsomville, Ind.
James M. "Deer Slayer" Overton, 77, passed away Sat. July 19, 2014 at Woodlands Convalescent Center in Newburgh.
He was the son of Martin L. & August Shelton Overton. James was a US Navy Veteran and a member of the V.F.W.
He was preceded in death by his children, David, Daniel & Christine Overton; sister, Sibyl; and brother, Hank.
James is survived by three children, Susan Overton Lewis (Robert), Ricky Overton all of Folsomville and Kenneth Overton of Boonville; 12 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren; sister, Mrs. Ann O'Risky of Evansville; 3 nieces and 1 nephew.
He was loved by many and he left fond memories to all who knew him. James left a letter to all his loved ones that reads: I want you to know that I am not dead and gone, I've just changed my address, so just send me a letter to heaven, In care of Jesus.
Funeral Service 2:00 PM Thursday, July 24, 2014 at Koehler Funeral Home Boonville Chapel with burial in Shiloh Cemetery near Folsomville.
Friends may call from 2:00 PM until 8:00 PM Wed. and 10:00 AM until service time Thurs. at Koehler Funeral Home Boonville Chapel.
Memorial contributions in memory of James may be made to Bread Of Life Ministry.

Funeral Home
Koehler Funeral Home Inc
304 E Main St Boonville, IN 47601
(812) 897-1460
Funeral Home Details
Published in Courier Press on July 22, 2014
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