Jimmie Wayne Cain, 84, of Fremont, OH passed away on March 29, 2021 at Elmwood Communities in Fremont, OH with his loving family by his side. He was born on August 22, 1936 in Caledonia, OH the son of Shirley Eugene and Geneva (Landis) Cain. He was a graduate of Caledonia High School. Jimmie served in the US Army from 1955 to 1957 and received the Good Conduct Medal. He married Sharon Smith on May 22, 1960 at Memorial United Methodist Church in Caledonia, OH and she survives. He worked for Singer Controls and then was a dispatcher at Roadway Express for twenty-five years until he retired. After retirement he went back to work for five years in the office at Ludlow Composites.
Jimmie was a member of Hayes Memorial United Methodist Church where he sang in the choir and volunteered for many years. He also volunteered at Memorial Hospital and Share and Care. Jimmie loved to take Sunday Drives which always ended with an ice cream stop. He loved to travel and made it to almost every state. Jimmie was and avid Ohio State and Cleveland Browns fan. He also loved to attend his grandchildren’s sporting and band events.
He is survived by his wife of sixty years, Sharon Cain, Fremont; daughters, Kandi Cain and Karen (Mark) Foos both of Fremont; grandchildren, Zach (Courtney) Foos, Becca Hillman, Brett (Hannah) Foos and Alec (Ellie Mathews) Foos; great grandchildren, Lainey and Vincent Foos.
He was preceded in death by his parents; siblings, Bill Cain, Eugene Cain, Joan Clutter, Glenna Baker, twin infants, Hollis and Wallis Cain and Dale Cain.
Visitation: Friday, April 9, 2021, from 3 – 7 pm and Saturday, April 10, 2021, from 10 – 11 am at Wonderly Horvath Hanes Funeral Home and Crematory, 425 E State St., Fremont, OH.
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Memorial services: Saturday, April 10, 2021, 11:00 am at the funeral home.
Memorials can be made to Parkinson’s Foundation or Hayes Memorial United Methodist Church.
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