James D. McCarty

MCCONNELSVILLE — James D. McCarty, 85, of Groveport, formerly of Malta, passed away Saturday June 9, 2018, at his home in Groveport.

He was born Aug. 28, 1932, in Riverview, Va., to the late James A. McCarty and Evelyn Johnson McCarty.

James had worked as a TV repairman and sold used auto parts. He was an avid Atlanta Braves and St. Louis Cardinals fan and was an Army veteran of the Korean War.

James is survived by three daughters, Rebecca Schnieder of Groveport, Peggy Mason of Salem and Lisa Burkholder of Columbus; a son, Ervin McCarty of Obetz; a sister, Mary Catherine McCarty of Bristol, Va.; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his first wife, Ruth Ann McCarty and his second wife, Judy McCarty; a daughter, Linda McCarty; a son, James McCarty; seven brothers; and four sisters.

Calling hours will be held Saturday, June 16, 2018, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Miller-Huck Funeral Home in McConnelsville where funeral services will be held at 1 p.m.with Pastor Galen Finley officiating.

James will be laid to rest beside his wife Judy in Zion Cemetery.

Military honors will be provided by American Legion Post #24 Honor Guard. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.miller-huck.com.


(Paid obituary)