James W Reichert of Nashville, TN passed away on April 11, 2023, in TN. Jim was born on Sept 7, 1945, to Luther “Luke” and Delphine, nee Guenther, Reichert of Marissa, IL.
He was a graduate of Marissa High School. Following graduation, Jim worked at various local businesses in the area including Eckert Motor Co in Lenzburg, IL and was also a long-time employee of The Original Springs Hotel & Spa in Okawville, IL. For the past nearly 30 years, Jim lived & worked in the Nashville, TN area.
In addition to his parents, Jim was preceded in death by his sister, Gloria J Pannier, and her husband, Stanley C Pannier.
Surviving family members include two nephews and a niece: John (Karen) Pannier of Marissa, IL; Paul (Carolyn) Pannier of Fort Lauderdale, FL and Betsy (Ron) Berger of Lenzburg, IL. Jim is also survived by 8 great nieces & nephews and 5 great great nieces & nephews.
Per Jim’s request, his body was cremated and private graveside services for the interment of ashes will be held at a later date at the Marissa TWP Cemetery.
Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL is in charge of arrangements.