James “Jim” Walter Eick, 82, of Ooltewah, died on Thursday, February 21, 2013 at his home.
He worked for Exxon Oil Company for approximately 34 years and was a member of Central Baptist Church in Crossville, Tn.
Jim was preceded in death by his parents, Leo R. and Millie Hoffman Eick; sister, Marjorie Ann Eick Knowlden.
Survivors include his wife of 21 years, Nita Eick; stepdaughters, Linda (Mark) Koenig, Gloria (Leonard) Kidd; Shirley (John) Rose and Karen (Dan) Rhoads; stepson, John Wulf; several step-grandchildren, and great grandchildren; four nieces and three nephews.
Burial will take place in Pennsylvania at a later date.
Visit www.heritagefh.com to share words of comfort with the family.
In lieu of flowers, make donations to Hospice of Chattanooga, 4411 Oakwood Dr., Chattanooga, Tn. 37416 in memory of Mr. Eick.
Arrangements are by Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 E. Brainerd Road.