James Allan Bain

July 30, 1956May 13, 2018

James Allan Bain, age 61, passed away on May 13, 2018, at his home in Sikeston, MO. He was born July 30, 1956, in Sikeston, MO., to Mary Alice McMackin Bain and the late Louie Mack Bain. He was a 1974 graduate of Richland High School; he was a member of the Sikeston Church of Christ; he was a past member of the Sikeston Jaycees and a current member of the Big Prairie Jaycees in Matthews, MO. James spent his entire life engaged in row crop farming in Southeast, MO.; he was an avid fisherman, golfer and outdoorsman. On November 24, 1984, in Sikeston, MO., he married Karen Hart Bain, who survives of the home. Other survivors include one son, James Matthew Bain of Sikeston, MO; one daughter and son-in-law, Caroline and Garrett May of Slidell, LA.; one brother, Don Bain of Gulf Shores, AL.; one sister, Melanie Bain, of Lake Mary, FL. Visitation will be held on Thursday, May 17, 2018 from 2:30 p.m. until time of memorial service at 5:00 p.m. at First United Methodist Church in Sikeston, MO., Rev. Jennifer Moxley, officiating. Pallbearers will be: Garrett May, Craig Littleton, David Pearson, Mike Pearson, Mike Mills, Don Bain, Lynn Bain, Loring Helfrich, Chuck Daniels and Wayne Parker. Memorial donations may be sent to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000 Dept. 142, Memphis, TN. 38101 or Make-A-Wish Foundation, 4742 North 24th Street Suite 400, Phoenix, AZ. 85016.

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  • Visitation Thursday, May 17, 2018
  • Memorial service Thursday, May 17, 2018

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Pat Cox

May 18, 2018

Karen and family,
Albert and I just want to send our sympathy. He remembers some good times on fishing trips to Florida. We pray the Lord grants your family peace, understanding, and much love during this time of grief.