Rev James L. Honaker
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ZANESVILLE: Rev James L. Honaker 93 of Zanesville when to be with his Lord on Sunday, October 7, 2012 at the Morrison House Hospice, Zanesville. He was born July 21, 1919 in Union, West Virginia, the son of the late Luther L. and Mary Margret (Hall) Honaker.
Rev Honaker, graduated in 1937 from Connerville High School in Indiana and from Olivet Nazarene University in !947, he was a Pastor of the Church of the Nazarene for 44 years, in Lorain, Lakewood, New Lexington, South Zanesville, and Zanesville Northside, and Safford AZ.
He was a high school teacher in New Lexington, Roseville, and Maysville. He worked for 14 years in the Charles Beardsley School System in Knightstown, Indiana. He was a member and Pastor Emeritus of the Northside Nazarene Church.
He is survived by his sons, J. Michael (Connie), Jonathan (Susan), Nathaniel (Pam) and Marlan Honaker; eight grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; several nieces; and nephews.
Besides his parents; he was preceded in death by his wife Lora Wright Honaker in 2001, they were married on March 30, 1945; he was also preceded by his brother, Herman L. Honaker; sisters, Mary Leige, Ida Greene and Anna Gibson.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11am on Wednesday October 10, 2012 at the Zanesville Northside Church of Nazarene with Dr James Miller officiating. Entombment: Forest Lawn Cemetery, Reynoldsburg.
Friends may call from 2-4pm and 6-8pm on Tuesday at the William Thompson and Son Funeral Home 5765 Gladstone Dr, White Cottage and on Thursday from 10-11am at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Northside Church of Nazarene
Published in the Times Recorder on Oct. 9, 2012