EASTON, Mo. - James "Rabbit" Hare Sr., 76, Easton, passed away Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019.

He was born on July 6, 1943, on Cherokee land, in Tennessee, to his father, Running Rabbit of Rivers and mother, Dorothy Marks.

Rabbit was a flatbed hauler, who loved traveling and was always able to strike up a conversation with a stranger wherever he went.

He loved being outdoors and would fish whenever he could. Rabbit took great pride in his Cherokee heritage and spoke about it often.

Rabbit is preceded in death by his parents.

He is survived by all those who knew him and those he called friends, in Easton and Gower.

Natural Farewell: under the direction of Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory.

Online guestbook and obituary at www.meierhoffer.com. As published in the St. Joseph News-Press.