James (Jimmy) St. John
Funeral services will be at 2:00 PM Monday at Glencoe Hokes Bluff Chapel for James (Jimmy) St. John age, 71, of Glencoe, who passed away on May 10, 2018. Reverends J.P. Sherman, Daniel Barclay, and Kevin Colvard will officiate. Burial will follow at Crestwood Cemetery. Glencoe-Hokes Bluff Funeral Home and Cemetery is in charge of services.
Mr. St. John was a 1965 graduate of Glencoe High School. He attended East Gadsden Cumberland Presbyterian Church. He was a farmer and cattleman for his entire life. He was a loyal member of the Alabama Cattlemen’s Association. He was a retired Millwright with 38 years of service from Goodyear Tire and Rubber.
He is preceded in death by his parents: Claude and Ruth St. John, father and mother-in-law: Talmadge and Rubye Colvard, two brothers and four sisters.
He is survived by his wife: Sharon St. John; children: Jason (Noelle) St. John, Jennifer (Marcus) Williams; grandchildren: Emily Williams, Aubrie Williams, Lanie Williams, Jakob St. John, and Jonah St. John, sister: Rebecca (J.P.) Sherman, brother: Alfred (Ann) St. John and a host of nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be nephews.
Special thanks to Megan Martin, Emory ALS Clinic, Dr. Steve Sanders, Kindred Home Health and Hospice, and nurse Gayle Stevens.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to ALS Emory Clinic. www.neurology.emory.edu/ALS
The family will receive friends from 12 to 2 PM Monday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be offered at www.ghbfuneralhome.com