James Addison Heavener, 71 of Bergoo passed away on Saturday, December 6, 2014 at Summersville Regional Medical Center. He was born May 11, 1943 in Bergoo to Russell A. and Inecia Slayman Heavener and retired from Timpken Company in Canton, Ohio where he was a machine operator. He was Methodist by faith and enjoyed crafts and family genealogy.
Jim is survived by his son Kirk (wife Yeeta) Heavener of Meridian, ID; grandchildren Alex Heavener of Mass, OH and Carly and Logan Peek of Meridian, ID; brothers Nelson, Charlie, Eddie (wife Karen), and Leon (wife Cathy) Heavener, all of Scio, OH and Gerald (wife Marie) Heavener of Cave City, KY; and sisters Wanda Hamrick of Alliance, OH, Carol (husband Bill) King of Bergoo, and Norma Nichelson of Naples, FL. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife Joyce Kent Heavener; son Kent Heavener; and sister Virginia Kessler.
Friends may join the family for visitation on Thursday, December 11, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM at Dodd & Reed Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 PM with Rev. Bennie Cowger and Bill Triplett officiating. Interment will be in Sunset Hills Cemetery, Canton, Ohio.