James ”Jim” A. Huey, 89, of Nashport, passed away at 4:50 PM Tuesday March 21, 2017 at Willow Haven Nursing Home.
He was born March 31, 1927 in Zanesville the son of the late Robert and Altha Forker Huey. Jim served his country as member of the Navy serving in WWII and the Air Force serving in the Korean War and Viet Nam. He retired as a technician from Newark Air Force Base. Jim enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, watching sports and his canine companions.
Jim is survived by his wife: Jean Bennett Huey whom he married in 1960. His two sons: Pete Huey of Nashport and Paul (Joan) Huey of Pickerington, grandchildren: Craig Huey, Taylor Huey Erhard, Alex Huey, Cameron Huey and Kelleigh Huey. Also surviving is his sister: Patricia Huey and brother: Thomas (Carol) Huey and several nieces and nephews.
Jim was preceded in death by his parents, and five brothers and sisters.
Visitation for Jim will be 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM Friday March 24, 2017 at Bryan & Hardwick Funeral Home 2318 Maple Ave. where funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM with Rev Tim Patton officiating. Committal services will follow at Zanesville Memorial Park with full military honors.
Memorial contributions in memory of Jim may be made to the James Cancer Center or St. Judes.
The Bryan & Hardwick Funeral Home, 2318 Maple Ave. Zanesville is in charge of the arrangements. To share memories and condolences with Jim’s family please visit the tributes wall near the top of the page.
Zanesville Memorial Park
1475 Military Road
Zanesville, OH 43701