2008-08-02 / Obituaries

James E. DeVault Jr.

A memorial service for James E. DeVault Jr., 68, of Buckeye Lake, was held July 25, 2008, at Willow Grove Advent Church, 7192 Columbus Road, Mount Liberty, with the Rev. Carl Hankins officiating.

Jim passed away Monday, July 21, 2008, at his home, after a long fight with lung cancer. He was born Oct. 15, 1939, in Columbus, to the late James E. DeVault Sr. and Ethal Anne Sprouse.

Jim loved his wife and family, his dogs, Chloe and Angel, NASCAR and TV. He was a truck driver and worked for Retail.

Jim is survived by his wife, Carol Mattingly McNally; his children, Karen Christian, of Princeton, W.Va., Daniel DeVault, of Mississippi, David DeVault, of Mississippi, and James E. DeVault III, of Newark; stepson, Andy (Jamie Bowman) McNally, of Buckeye Lake; grandchildren, Brandon DeVault, of Princeton, W.Va., Danielle DeVault, of Port Richey, Fla., Caden DeVault, of Newark, and Cary and Zachary McNally, of Buckeye Lake; brother, William (Linda) DeVault, of Newark; sisters, Barb (Robert) Rarain, of Newark, Norma Watson, of Centerburg, and Mary (Cloyce) Meyers, of Canal Winchester; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Jim was preceded in death by his sister, Ethal Labora.

Arrangements were entrusted to Ohio Cremation and Memorial Society Inc.

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