DANVILLE — James C. Elliott, 85, of Danville died Sunday, June 28, 2009, at his residence.
He was born March 24,1924, in Mount Vernon to Mary (Greer) and Holly Elliott. He loved fishing and hunting, and he was a member of the American Legion Post 650 for 60 years.
He is survived by his wife, Nellie (Summers) Elliott; a son, Max (Jennie) Elliott; grandchildren, Erica (Abby) Elliott, Jason (Tonya) Elliott, Aaron (Carrie) Elliott, Holly, Kane and Luke Elliott; and great-grandchildren, Anna, Ben, Gavin, Cody, Trevor, Sedona, Delia, Steve and Alisaann Elliott.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sons, Monty and Rex Elliott; a sister, Nancy Keller; and a stepson, Roger Ferenbaugh.
There will be no services. Memorial donations can be made to Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050; or the Danville Fire/EMS (EKCJFD), P.O. Box 526, Danville, OH 43014.
The Fischer Funeral Home in Danville is handling arrangements. Information is available at www.fischerfuneralhome.com.