James Franklin Hoover, 88, passed away May 8, 2015, surrounded by family at Liberty Hospital.
He was born Sept. 20, 1926, in Pattonsburg, the son of Charles and Minnie May (Taylor) Hoover.
On June 5, 1948, he married Dawn O’Day Daeffler in Kansas City, Kan. She preceded him in death on Dec. 3, 2014. He was also preceded in death by his parents.
James served in the U.S. Army during