March 9, 2010
James Jay Fout, 64 of Urbana, passed away unexpectedly, Tuesday, March 9, 2010 in his residence.
He was born January 11, 1946 in Springfield, Ohio.
Jim was a 1963 graduate of North High School in Springfield. He retired from International Harvester / Navistar after 38 years of service. Jim was a member of the Urbana Moose Lodge and an avid hunter and fisherman.
He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Beverly A. (Dillion) Fout of Urbana, his daughter, Kelly (Steve) Skinner of Mechanicsburg, his son, Scott (Stacey) Fout of Urbana, his grandchildren, Brittany Fout, Erin Fout, Sierra Moore, Payton Moore and Trent Skinner, special friends, Ray & Sandy Gates of St. Petersburg, FL, Julie & Don VanZant of North Lewisburg and Roy & Sue Snapp of DeGraff, his two dogs, Sadie and Ranger, as well as all of his buddies at the Moose.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Jessie A. and Thelma L. (Blosser) Fout and his mother and father-in-law, Harvey and Helen Dillon.
Following his wishes his body will be cremated. A celebration of life service will be held at the family conveniences.
Memorial contributions may be made in Jim’s memory to the Moose Charity, Moose heart, Moose Heart, IL 60539-1172. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com. Services are entrusted to Vernon Funeral Home Urbana.