James 'Jim' Cheatham
QCWA # 36153
AF5P, James 'Jim' Cheatham, U.S. Air Force ' 62'-66, Vietnam Veteran with SAC's 2nd Air Force, Barksdale AFB, Louisiana
Married Doris J. Braswell, Sept. 14, 1967 and have two children, Angela Jean, and Sherry Lynn.
Have Four grandchildren, Kassie, Chelsea, Ashley Charles, and Shelby Morgan. Four great grandchildren, Kyndal, Lanie, Shanie.and Hadan .
Wife was Webster Parish Assessor, with 40 years service, retired Dec. 31, 2012.
Active on Geratol Net on 3.668 with Geratol #2360 and Directors #462. Operator of Springhill Amature Club Station W5KJN with Geratol # 2393, Directors # 488! Also a member of OMISS with a #4900!
Occupation of Electrician/Instrumentation Tech. for 34 years for International Paper and IP/Arizona Chemeical,Springhill, Louisiana. Retired year 2000 from International Paper/Arizona Chemical.
Ham radio,Contesting, OMISS, Geratol Nets and Computers are past-time! Civil War reenacter on Confederate Cannon Crew "Robinson's Battery" Mountain Howitzer.Member of Sons of Confederate Veterans,Minden Camp 1604, American Legion Post 166, Springhill, Past-President of Springhill Lions Club International, Member / Director Springhill, LA Amateur Radio Club, Member of Arkla Radio Association- Sponsor Repeater +147.165 Mhz.
April 30, 2013