James Sexton

Saturday, January 19, 2002

SIKESTON, Mo. -- James Willard Sexton, 93, of Sikeston died Thursday, Jan. 17, 2002, at Miner Nursing Center.

He was born Jan. 5, 1909, son of Alfred and Lucretia Sexton.

He had been a shoe cutter for the International Shoe Company.

Sexton was married to Geneva Evans, who died June 11, 1993.

In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by a son.

Private burial arrangements are under the direction of Blanchard Funeral Chapel.