James Hutchings

Hutchings James OBIT

James Hutchings, 66, of Huntsville and formerly of Paris, Ill., passed away at 7:47 a.m. Sunday, May 20, 2018, at his home.

He was born Feb. 17, 1952, in Paris, a son of the late Raymond L. and Pauline Butler Hutchings.

Jim is survived by his son, Travis (Betsy) Hutchings of Monmouth, Ill.; his daughter, Erika Hutchings of Paris; his significant other, Sarah Stafford of DeGraff; his stepchildren, Sally (Jerod) Smith and Brad Stafford, both of DeGraff, and Christina(Brad) Purtee of Mechanicsburg; his siblings, Wayne (Sandy) Hutchings of Bradenton, Fla., Larry (Chris) Hutchings of Clinton, Ind., and Raymond (Betty) Hutchings Jr., Richard (Rita) Hutchings, John (Ruth Bottom) Hutchings, Dan (Sheree) Hutchings, Carol (Harry) Hughes, Teresa (Melvin) Christenberry, Steven Hutchings and Tammy Hutchings, all of Paris; his granddaughter, Alyssa Martin of Paris; his stepgrandchildren, Danica Purtee of and Carter Purtee, both of Mechanicsburg, and Shailyn Giles of DeGraff.

Services are at 10 a.m. (CST), Saturday, May 26, at Stewart and Carroll Funeral Home, Paris, Ill., where visitation is 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, May 25. Burial is in St. Mary’s Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to his granddaughter’s education fund, the Alyssa Martin Education Fund in care of the Prospect Bank.

Express condolences at www.stewartandcarrollfuneralhome.com.