James A. Doss of Mattoon, IL, passed away at 10:17 PM Monday Oct. 27, 2014 in Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center in Mattoon, IL.

James was born Feb. 21, 1951 in Macon County, IL the son of Kenneth and Marjorie Davis Doss.

James served his country in the United States Air Force and was stationed in Thailand and Germany.

Surviving are his children Daniele Esterline of Fairborn, OH and James Doss of Enon, OH; grandchildren: Gavin, Jasmyn andAdrianna; brother Terry Doss of Charleston, IL and nieces and nephew: Melissa Wheatley and Amber Houston both of Charleston, IL, Brandi Carr of Toledo, IL and Andrew Cox of Charleston, IL.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Memorial services will be held at a later date.Arrangements are entrusted to Lovins-Lockart Funeral in Windsor.