James Eric Everett, 79, died Jan. 29, 2013, at his Yuma home.
Born Oct. 21, 1933, in Milton, Ore., he was a butcher and a veteran of the National Guard Reserves.
Memorial services are pending in Washington in May. Yuma Mortuary and Crematory is handling local arrangements.
Published in The Yuma Sun on Jan. 31, 2013