James M. Hardesty (1937 - 2014)

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James Hardesty

James M. "Jim" Hardesty, 76, of Collinsville, Ill., born June 7, 1937, in Advance, Mo., passed away Saturday, March 22, 2014, at his residence.

Jim was a truck driver for Affton Trucking Company, St. Louis, Mo.

He was preceded in death by his parents, John H. and Beulah, nee McCullough, Hardesty; two sisters, Patsy Hardesty and Peggy Brown.

Surviving are his wife, Kathy, nee Cox, Hardesty, whom he married Sept. 21, 1957, in Collinsville, Ill.; two sons and two daughters, Kathy Lynn Hardesty of Collinsville, Ill., Randy Hardesty of Collinsville, Ill., Tim (Ann) Hardesty of Belleville, Ill., and Vicki Hardesty of Collinsville, Ill.; nine grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews and many wonderful friends.

Memorials may be made to the family. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.hakassly.com

Visitation: Friends may call from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., Tuesday, March 25, 2014, at Herbert A. Kassly Funeral Home, Collinsville, Ill.

Funeral: Mr. Hardesty will be cremated.

Funeral Home
Herbert A Kassly Funeral Home Ltd
515 Vandalia St Collinsville, IL 62234
(618) 344-5500
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Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Mar. 25, 2014