MONTICELLO - James Monroe Hales, Sr., age 86 of Monticello, passed away Saturday, October 25, 2014 at Gardner Nursing Home in Star City.

MONTICELLO - James Monroe Hales, Sr., age 86 of Monticello, passed away Saturday, October 25, 2014 at Gardner Nursing Home in Star City.


Survivors include two sons, Jimmy Hales and wife Elloise of Richmond, Ky. and Rick Hales and wife Kathy of Monticello; two sisters, Eula Mae Waller of Plano, Texas and Joan Handley of Monticello; one brother,


George Michael Hales of Monticello; seven grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.


Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Thursday, October 30 at Stephenson-Dearman Chapel with burial in Union Ridge Cemetery.


Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.


Online guestbook www.stephensondearman.com.