James Elder Appleton
Mr. James Elder Appleton, age 88 of Calvert City, Kentucky passed away Friday, June 7, 2013, at 7:41 a.m. at the Marshall Co. Hospital in Benton, KY.
Born Monday, June 30, 1924 in Nashville, TN, he was retired from maintenance at Air Products in Calvert City, KY. He was a member of the Calvert City Church of Christ. He honorably served his country in the United States Navy during World War II.
He is survived by one son, Dennis Appleton of Calvert City, KY, two daughters, Peggy Appleton of Calvert City, KY and Mary Winters of Calvert City, KY, one brother, Garland Appleton of Clarksville, TN, one sister, Mattie Wyatt of Clarksville, TN and six grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Elder Appleton and Maude (Simmons) Appleton and his wife Elvena (Walker) Appleton.
Visitation for Mr. Appleton will be moved to the Calvert City Church of Christ where friends may visit with the family after 10:00 a.m. Monday, June 10, 2013 until the funeral hour at 11:00 a.m.
Funeral services will be held Monday June 10, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at the Calvert City Church of Christ, Lance Cordle officiating.
Interment will follow the service in the Dixon Cemetery, Grand Rivers, KY.
The family will receive friends after 5:00 PM on Sunday, June 9, 2013, at Collier Funeral Home, 211 West 5th, Benton, KY.
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