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James A "Jim" Bacon
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Birth: Apr. 6, 1929
Death: Aug. 7, 2011
Kalamazoo County
Michigan, USA

Paper: Commercial-Express (Vicksburg, MI)
Deceased: James A. Bacon: Vicksburg man, former paper mill worker, dies at 82
Date: August 13, 2011

VICKSBURG -- James A. Bacon, 82, of Vicksburg, died Aug. 7.

He was born on April 6, 1929, the son of Wynter and Allie (Sharp) Bacon. On Jan. 10, 1948, he married Maxine Eaton.

Bacon worked for more than 29 years as an assistant beater engineer at the Simpson-Lee Paper Co.

His family includes three children: Elaine (John) Leitch, of Vicksburg; Rocky Bacon, of Centreville; and Patricia (Walter) Dorey, of Vicksburg; 14 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. He is also survived by three siblings: Adeline, RV, Bev; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Maxine, in 2007; two infant children; one daughter, Sharon, in 1982; two grandsons, Scott and Keith Gregg; two sisters and one brother; and one special nephew, Johnny Mac.

Burial was in Vicksburg Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Schoolcraft Assembly of God. Visit his memory page at to sign his memory book. Funeral arrangements were made by the Life Story Funeral Home, of Vicksburg.
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  Maxine Ellen Eaton Bacon (1931 - 2007)*
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Schoolcraft Township Cemetery
Kalamazoo County
Michigan, USA
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Record added: Nov 10, 2013
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James A Jim Bacon
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