James Hallie "Jim" Forbes (1936 - 2017)


James Hallie "Jim" Forbes, 81, of Farina, died on Thursday, July 6, 2017, at HSHS St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham.
Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday at Fairlawn Cemetery in Vandalia, with the Rev. Pee Wee Denton officiating and military rites accorded by Crawford-Hale American Legion Post 95 of Vandalia and Brownstown VFW Post 9770. Memorials: The family or . Hohlt and File Funeral Home in Vandalia was in charge of arrangements. Online condolences can be expressed at www.hohltandfilefh.com.
Mr. Forbes was born on April 26, 1936, in Vandalia, the son of Bill and Hazel (Trexler) Forbes. He married Marjorie Hall on Feb. 28, 1959; she died on March 23, 2003. He married Carolyn Hopper on April 1, 2010.
Survivors include his wife; son, Bryan Forbes of Vandalia; and stepson, Dave Forbes of Harristown.
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Vandalia, IL 62471
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Published in The Leader-Union from July 9 to July 19, 2017
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