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James Bush McKeown II

1951 - 2021


James Bush McKeown II, 70, Butler Twp., in Damascus, Ohio, passed away at home, at 6:16 p. m., on Monday, July 12, 2021.

He was born on February 1, 1951 in Salem, Ohio, to his late parents; John and Mary (Baillie) McKeown.

James was a 1969 graduate of West Branch High School and was a member of the United States Navy, servicing during Desert Storm and later became a truck driver by trade.

He is survived by his daughter; Brittany Wade of St. Paul’s, NC, siblings; George (Joyce) McKeown of Salem, Molly (Lisa Davenport) McKeown of Richardson, TX, and Mary Bloss of Damascus.

Along with his parents, James is preceded in death by his daughter; Autumn McKeown.

There will be no services at this time.

Care was entrusted to Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & Sons Funeral & Cremation Services.

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Ayla Kessler MD/Oncology Dept/Salem Regional Medical Center

July 21, 2021 8:39 AM

Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time of sorrow.

Doreen Singer Chamberlain

July 15, 2021 10:36 AM

I have fond memories of Jimmy from the 70's. He was always kind to me. I cherish a picture he left for me of him in his uniform after he completed basic training. RIP my friend! My heart breaks for his family; may their memories give them a little bit of peace at his passing.!

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July 13, 2021 4:01 PM
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