Posted: Friday, December 28, 2012 4:00 pm
The Messenger, December 28, 2012
Completed arrangements are being announced for James William “Jim” McIntosh, 87, of Union City, who died at his home Dec. 27, 2012.
Services will be 3 p.m. Saturday at White-Ranson Funeral Home, with the Rev. Eddie Mallonee officiating. Entombment will follow at Obion County Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends 5-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be David McIntosh, Travis McIntosh, Scott Maness, Frank Johnson, Bill Harrison, Charles Whitby and Joe Searcy. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Carlton Sunday School Class at Union City First Baptist Church.
The family requests that memorials be made to the Alzheimers’ Association, 919 North Michigan Ave., Suite 1000, Chicago, IL 60611.
He was born Oct. 17, 1925, in Obion County, son of the late McKinley and Ethel (Lane) McIntosh. He married the former Edna French Aug. 27, 1950. She survives. He was a graduate of the University of Tennessee at Knoxville and had been employed by the Farmers Home Administration for 30 years, retiring in 1980. He was a World War II veteran who served in the U.S. Army and was a member of Union City First Baptist Church and the Carlton Sunday School Class. He had been president of the Union City Civitan Club and was a former member of Union City Jaycees.
He is also survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Tim McIntosh and Carol Collier and Ted and Tammy McIntosh, all of Union City; four grandchildren and their spouses, Tina McIntosh and Traci McIntosh, both of Union City, David and Gina McIntosh of Woodland Mills and Travis and Deanna McIntosh of Lone Oak, Ky.; his sister, Martha Maness of Union City; and three nephews, Tony Maness of Union City, Scott Maness of Jackson and John Maness of Memphis.
Condolences may be sent to the family at the funeral home website: www.white-ranson.com.