James McCarty, Sr.
May 18, 1937 – April 8, 2018
James McCarty Sr., 80, of Springfield, passed away on April 8, 2018 at St. John’s Hospital. He was born on May 18, 1937 in Springfield to Adrian and Guyla Wells McCarty Sr. James married Jolene D. Goff on July 1, 1960 in Springfield and she preceded him in death on March 9, 2018. Mr. McCarty is survived by his children: Renee (fiancé Kevin Valeu) Marshall, James McCarty Jr., and Janet Hackl all of Springfield and Thomas (Rose Sanchez) McCarty of Texas, seven grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren, two brothers: Adrian (Judy) McCarty Jr. and Jack (Mary) McCarty, one sister JoAnn (Bill) Mackinney and several cousins. He was preceded in death by one brother Richard McCarty. James was a painter with Union Painter’s Local 90 for forty years. He enjoyed playing BINGO and was an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan. Please visit the online “Life Remembered Story” at www.bischandsonfuneralhome.com.
- Inurnment Monday, May 7, 2018