James A. Addis, 64, of Churubusco, passed away at 5:26 p.m. on Wednesday, June 8, 2016 at home in Green Township.\nMr. Addis was born on June 2, 1952 in Wolf Lake, a son of John Franklin and Marie (Claxton) Addis, Sr.. He spent his formative years in Churubusco, and graduated from Churubusco High School in 1971.\nAfter high school he was married to Rose Marie Walters on June 5, 1971, in Whitley County. She preceded in him in death on March 4, 1995.\nOn August 14, 2007 he was married in Green Township to Caroline (Ertel) Meyer.\nHe was employed at Dexter Axel, Albion, and retired in 2013 after 30 Years. He also worked for Seyfert's Food 8 years and American Tool & Engineering, in Fort Wayne for 2 years.\nMr. Addis was a member of Gilbert Davis American Legion post 157, Churubusco.\nThe surviving relatives include wife, Caroline Addis of Churubusco; two daughers, April (Daniel) Wolf of Columbia City and Sheila (Rodney) Ehinger of Churubusco; two step-sons, Michael (Missy) Schott of Garrett and Jason Schott of Albion; two sisters, Lora (Elvin "Bud") Bridegan of Churubusco and Grace Slater of Largo, FL; a brother, Jerry (Gloria) Addis of Churubusco; sister-in-law, Nancy Addis of Churubusco; ten grandchildren, and one great grandson.\nIn addition to his parents and his first wife, he was preceded in death by a brother John F. Addis, Jr.\nFuneral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday at Sheets & Childs Funeral Home, with Pastor Aaron Peer, officiating.\nThe family will receive friends at the Sheets & Childs Funeral Home from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Sunday, or one hour prior to the service.\nBurial will be in the Christian Chapel Cemetery, Merriam at a later date.