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James A. McPeak

June 17, 1965 ~ October 3, 2023 (age 58) 58 Years Old

James McPeak Obituary

Mr. James A. McPeak, age 58, of Salem, passed away Tuesday, October 3 at Baptist Health Floyd in New Albany.

Mr. McPeak was born June 17, 1965, in Franklin, Indiana, the son of Kenneth McPeak and Peggy Roberts Glass.  He was a tow boat pilot for ACBL for 28 years and had previously been a truck driver.   Jim enjoyed taking his antique trucks to car shows, gardening, and spending time with his grandchildren.

James is survived by his wife:  Lori Persinger McPeak of Salem, a son:  Jeremy McPeak (Michelle) of Franklin, Indiana, and two daughters:  Amethyst Hoskison (Josh) of Cooper, Texas and Lindsey McPeak Lightner (Jordan) of New Palestine, Indiana, a sister:  Melissa McPeak Grider (Billy) of Brownsville, Kentucky and 7 grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother:  Joey McPeak. 

Funeral services will be held Saturday, October 7, at 3:00PM at Weathers Funeral Home.  Cremation will follow.  Visitation will be Saturday from Noon-time of service.

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October 7, 2023

11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Weathers Funeral Home

Funeral Service
October 7, 2023

3:00 PM
Weathers Funeral Home
106 S Shelby St
Salem, Indiana 47167


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