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James Hubert Ahart
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Birth: Jun. 26, 1922
Golden Pond
Trigg County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Dec. 7, 1992
East Peoria
Tazewell County
Illinois, USA

EAST PEORIA, IL - James Hubert Ahart, 70, of 118 Turnron Place died at 3:35 p.m. Monday, Dec. 7, 1992, at his home.

Born June 26, 1922, in Golden Pond, KY, to William and Myrtle Bratton Ahart, he married Ava Nell Scott on Feb. 9, 1940, in Cadiz, Ky. She died Dec. 15, 1988.

One son, Scot, one brother and one sister also preceded him in death.

Surviving are two sons, Gary of Washington and Thomas D. of East Peoria; two brothers, John of Princeton, Ky., and Conley of Tremont; three sisters, Edna Vinson and Bessie Womack, both of East Peoria, and Dorothy Fennell of Peoria Heights; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

He worked at Caterpillar Inc. in East Peoria for 36 years, retiring in 1982 as an inspector in the gear lab. He also worked as a salesman for the Dick Herm Firm at the Peoria Union Stock Yards for 18 years.

He was a World War II Army veteran and a member of Hilton Masonic Lodge 1143, AF&AM, in East Peoria.

Burial will be in Fondulac Cemetery in East Peoria.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William McKinley Ahart (1896 - 1982)
  Myrtle Evelyn Bratton Ahart (1902 - 1977)
 
 Spouse:
  Ava N Scott Ahart (1924 - 1988)
 
 Children:
  Dana Ahart (1957 - 1980)*
 
 Siblings:
  Francis Mahlon Ahart (1918 - 1972)*
  Edna Louise Ahart Vinson (1920 - 2008)*
  James Hubert Ahart (1922 - 1992)
  Bessie Lee Ahart Womack (1923 - 2003)*
  Dorothy Ahart Fennell (1930 - 2010)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
PFC US ARMY
WORLD WAR II
PURPLE HEART
MARRIED FEB. 9, 1940
 
Burial:
Fon du Lac Township Cemetery
East Peoria
Tazewell County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Sec. K Lot 322 Grave 3
 
Created by: Jeanette
Record added: Jan 17, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46809265
James Hubert Ahart
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James Hubert Ahart
Added by: Greg Kimberley
 
James Hubert Ahart
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- Jeanette
 Added: Jul. 22, 2011
 
 
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