James T. Ralph, 70, of Edinburg, IL died at 7:32 am Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at his residence.

He was born May 19, 1944 in Taylorville, IL the son of Louis and Norma Ralph. Mr. Ralph was an Army veteran of the Viet Nam War and was a member of V.F.W. Post 4495 and American Legion Post 79 of Taylorville.

Surviving are his sons: Brian Ralph and wife Colleen of Chicago and Todd Ralph and wife Amber of Taylorville; Grandchildren: Ella Ralph and Natalie Ralph. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 am Saturday, August 9, at McClure Funeral Home, Taylorville with Rev. Ronald Brown officiating. Visitation will be held from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm at the Funeral Home on Friday. Burial with Military Honors will be in Bethel Cemetery, Sharpsburg.

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