Hooker, James T.
Date: Tuesday, December 6, 2011
Mahn Twin City Chapel, 515 Collins, Festus, Missouri 63028
Date: Wednesday, December 7, 2011
Mahn Twin City Chapel
Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the family
James T. Hooker, age 80, of Festus (formerly of Springhill, Louisiana) entered into rest Sunday, December 4, 2011 at Fountainbleau Nursing Center, Festus. He was the owner of 3 Way Auto in Festus which later was moved to Taylor, Arkansas; he was a member of Springhill Pentecostal Church, a U.S. Army veteran, minister, an auxiliary policeman in Springhill, coin collector, stock car driver and builder and he enjoyed fishing and working at his dealership. Born December 25, 1930, in Steele, Missouri, to the late Paul and Eunice (Poyner) Hooker.
He is survived by his loving family which includes sons: Ronald (Kimbra) Hooker of DeSoto, MO and Gregory (Kimberly) Hooker of Festus, MO; daughters: Karen (Joey) Cardin of Arnold, MO, Melanie (Aaron) Braswell of Festus, MO, Pauletta Hooker of Licking, MO, Frankie (Dennis) Federle of Elsah, IL and Carolyn (Rick) Stugeon of Osage Beach, MO; friend, Jackie Sewald of Festus, MO; sister-in-law, Ruby Hooker of Springfield, MO; 14 grandchildren; and 15 great grandchildren. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by sons: Jimmy Hooker and Rodney Hooker; and a brother, Paul Hooker.
Pastor Michael Trammell will officiate service.