ELDON -- James Everett "Bake" Calhoun, 94, died Dec. 27, 2006, in Jefferson City.
Born Nov. 26, 1912, in Matthews, son of the late James Frederick "Fritz" and Nancy Louise Wilburn Calhoun, he was a farmer and former member of the First Baptist Church of Sikeston. He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Eldon.
On Jan. 29, 1934, in Matthews, he married Evia Hannah McKenzie, who preceded him in death on April 20, 1993.
Two sisters and three brothers also preceded him in death.
Survivors include: two daughter and sons-in-law, Anita and James Hahs of Jackson and Linda and Danny Greeson of Eldon; one son and daughter-in-law, James Edward and Tommie Calhoun of Champaign, Ill.; one sister, Elsie Streeter of Oran; one brother, Fritzy Lee Calhoun of Maysville, Okla.; eight grandchildren, Janet Sanders of Jackson, Patrick Hahs of Almo, Ky., Ellen Hahs of Millersville, Christina Stafford of Jefferson City, Charles Greeson of Springfield, Scott Calhoun of Coal Valley, Ill., Julie Stoops of Durham, N.C. and Joseph Calhoun of Long Beach, Calif.; and 12 great-grandchildren and one great-great-
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at Phillips Funeral Home in Eldon. Visitation will resume from noon until time of services at 2 p.m. Saturday at Blanchard Funeral Chapel in Sikeston. The Rev. Webb Manley, of the Day Spring Missionary Baptist Church in Jackson will officiate.
Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery in Sikeston.
Pallbearers will be: Scott Calhoun, Joseph Calhoun, Charles Greeson, Patrick Hahs, Doug Sanders and David Stoops.