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James Joseph “Jim” Gore, 64 of Decatur died Sunday, January 14, 2018 in his residence.

Per his wishes there will be no public services. Tanzyus-Logan Funeral Service and Care is assisting the family.

Jim was born in May of 1953 in West Frankfort, Illinois, son of John Joseph and Margaret Mary (Doyle) Gore. He graduated in 1972 from Tuscola High School and worked many years for Firestone.

He is survived by his daughters, Julie (Wes) Griffin of New Port Richey, Florida, Mindi (Nick) Shields of Tuscola, Illinois, grandkids, Alicia Keown and Tyler Keown of Tuscola, Illinois, brother, Dan (Valerie) Gore of Pensacola, Florida.

He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Tim Gore of Decatur, Illinois.

James “Jim” Joseph Gore, 64, of Decatur entered into rest on Sunday, January 14, 2018 at his home.

James was born in May of 1953 in West Frankfurt, Illinois, the son of John J. Gore and Margaret M. Gore. He graduated from Tuscola High School, class of 1972. He retired from the Firestone plant in Decatur.

He is survived by his daughter, Laura (Jason) Goff and granddaughters, Abigail, Kiley, and Lucy; his daughter Julie (Wes) Griffin; his daughter Mindi (Nick) Shields and grandchildren Tyler and Alicia; his daughter Angela Gore; his brother Daniel (Valerie) Gore; and his sister-in-law Carol Gore. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother Timothy.

Arrangements are being handled by Tanzyus-Logan Funeral Service and Care.

In keeping with Jim’s wishes, there will be no services. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Cancer Society, Inc.