James R. Cain

James R. “Jim” Cain age 77 of Collinsville, IL, born November 17, 1938 in Charleston, MO, passed away at 1:50am on Saturday November 12, 2016 at Anderson Hospital in Maryville, IL.

He was a graduate of Collinsville High School.  He was the former owner and operator of the former JC Hardware in Collinsville for 15 years, and earlier worked for 39 years as a manager at the former Cain Brothers Lumber in Collinsville, IL.  He was a 50 year mason with Masonic Lodge #712 in Collinsville, IL.

He was preceded in death by his parents Oscar D. and Lois nee Deveroux Cain, and a son James O. “Jimmy” Cain.

He was survived by his wife of 52 years, Bonny nee Gillespey Cain of Collinsville, IL.

His wishes were to be cremated and there will be a private graveside at St. John Cemetery in Collinsville, IL.

Memorials may be made to the Warren Billhartz Animal Shelter or Siteman Cancer Center.

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