Peterson Funeral Chapel
James "Jim" Wishon, 88, of Verona passed away Sunday, April 14, 2019 in Cox-Monett Hospital.
He was born to Riley and Faye Parks Wishon on August 27, 1930 in Aurora, MO. He retired from Juvenile Shoe Corporation after 40 plus years and was a U.S. Marine Corps Veteran.
Survivors include one son, Skip Wishon and wife, Carla of Aurora, MO.; one daughter, Sheila Carlin and husband, Jose of Woodstock, GA.; one brother, Leo Wishon of Marionville, MO.; 9 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Bonnie; one son, Michael Wishon; one brother, Carl Wishon; four sisters, Helen Baker, Margie Johnson, Ida Keithley and Elsie Keithley; and 2 grandchildren, Toby and Adam Wishon.
Graveside services will be held Thursday, April 18 at 1:00 p.m. in Maple Park Cemetery under the care of Peterson Funeral Chapel.
Visitation will be held Wednesday from 6-7 p.m. in the funeral home.