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“Our relationship lasted 51 years. I am so sorry that Jim is no longer alive, but he will be with me in memory. He treasured his friends, and...Read More »
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“So sorry to hear of Jim's passing. He and his family were neighbors to me and family for seventy-one years. ”
2 of 2 | Posted by: John and Darleen (Miller) Gossett - CA

A graveside memorial service will take place at Quincy East Lawn Cemetery on April 21, 2018 at 11:00 for James I. Overstreet. He passed away in his Quincy home on March 30, 2018 at the age of 81.

Born September 9, 1936 at Rich Bar in the Feather River Canyon to Harry and Sarah Wolf Overstreet, Jim had lived most of his life in the Quincy area. He was a graduate of Quincy High School and Chico State College, now California State University Chico. A veteran of the United States Army and later a Vista volunteer, Jim worked for the Forest Service and was a Neolife distributor. A long distance runner, Jim completed two 50 mile runs and numerous marathons.

His volunteer service included the Board of Directors, Central Plumas Recreation District. Jim was a passionate advocate for human rights and animal rights and maintained a keen interest in politics. He was also interest in and knowledgeable about aircraft and about the events of the Second World War.

Jim left no close family, but had a circle of great friends.

Donations in Jim's memory can be sent to Plumas Animal Welfare Society. An opportunity to express your condolences along with signing the memorial guest register is available online at www.fehrmanmortuary.com.

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Fehrman Mortuary and Crematory-Quincy, CA FD306/CR57/INS0742146
392 Lawrence St. Quincy, CA 95971
Tel. (530) 283-2800