Eldorado, Ill. -- James Read, 65, of Eldorado, formerly of Anna, Ill., died Friday, June 6, 2008, at Ferrell Hospital in Eldorado.
He was born June 15, 1942, in Tamms, Ill., son of Lewis and Hazel Coleman Read.
Survivors include five sisters, Mary Jane Barbeau of McClure, Ill., Brenda, Ann and Sue Read, all of Niles, Ill., and Ruth Stilley of Minneapolis; and a brother, Donald Read of Dalton, Tenn.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and a sister.
Friends may call from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday at Crain Funeral Home in Anna-Jonesboro, Ill.
The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, with Monsignor Dennis Schaefer officiating. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery in Villa Ridge, Ill.