James Arthur Kiser


James Arthur Kiser, age 73, of Sumner, Illinois passed away on Thursday, October 06, 2022 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Indiana. He was born on March 12, 1949 in Lawrenceville, Illinois, the son of Lavern and Thelma (Jackman) Kiser. He married Suzanne Shaw on March 23, 1990, and she survives.

James served his country in the United States Army. He was a cook while in the Army, and then worked at Roadmaster in Olney.

Preceding him in death were his parents and one brother, Roger D. Kiser, Sr.

Survivors include his wife, Suzanne; two children, Mark James Arthur Kiser of Olney, Illinois and Amy Suzanne Kay Kiser Adams and husband, Chris of Bicknell, Indiana; eight siblings, Becky Kiser of Olney, Illinois, William ‘Bill’ Kiser of Lawrenceville, Illinois, Janet Botkin and husband, Jerry of Geff, Illinois, Robert Kiser and wife, Carol of Scotland, Indiana, Richard Kiser of Lawrenceville, Illinois, Kenneth Kiser of Indianapolis, Indiana, Judy Kopp of Vincennes, Indiana, and Lewis Kiser and wife, Lisa of Lawrenceville, Illinois; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday, October 12, 2022 at 1:00 PM CDT at the Emmons-Macey & Steffey Funeral Home in Lawrenceville, Illinois. Visitation will be on Wednesday from 12:00 PM until 1:00 PM CDT at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Lawrenceville City Cemetery with military rites.

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