James "Jim" Hamm

James "Jim" Hamm, 57, of Vancleave, Miss., formerly of Quincy, died Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, in Vancleave.

Jim was a graduate of Quincy Senior High. He formerly worked for Bueters Baking Co. and Burlington Northern Railroad before moving to Mississippi more than 25 years ago.

He enjoyed family, the beach and spending time outdoors.

He is survived by his wife, Tina; a daughter, Dedra Smith of North Carolina; and four grandchildren, Caleb, Logan, Isaac and Sadye Ann. He has two brothers, Jerry (Shirley) Hamm of Coatsburg, and Joe (Debbie) Hamm of Quincy; a sister, Dianne Summers of Quincy; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Mr. Hamm was preceded in death by his parents, Marion and Grace Hamm of Quincy, and a sister, Rosanne Hamm.

SERVICES: Private services for the family were held.

Published in Quincy Herald-Whig from Feb. 9 to Feb. 11, 2014