James “Jim” Sherman Hawkins, March 2, 1948~August 14, 2017
Jim passed away from complications from cancer surgery.
He was employed by Tune Concrete for 25 years; was President of Basic Block Group for 10 years; on the Board of Pagnozzi Charities; he was President of the Fayetteville Country Club (2 different terms); from 1979-1980 he was ER at the Elks Lodge; a member of the Homebuilders Association; President of the Sherman Lollar Little League and Babe Ruth League; Jim was President of the American Legion for NWA Baseball; and an Army veteran during the Vietnam Era.
He was preceded in death by his father, J.N. Hawkins and a brother, Michael Wayne Hawkins.
Jim is survived by his wife, Carol Jenkins Hawkins of the home; his mother, Bonnie Hawkins; a son, Jay Hawkins of Fayetteville; a daughter, Lindsey Hawkins of Hindsville; and a grandson, Robert (Bobby) Hawkins of Fayetteville.
The family will receive friends from 1-3 P.M. Thursday, August 17, 2017 at the funeral home.
Funeral services will be 1:00 P.M. Friday, August 18, 2017 at the Fayetteville National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Pagnozzi Charities, 100 E. Poplar, Ste. A, Fayetteville, AR. 72703.
A Celebration of Life will be at the Fayetteville/Springdale Elks Lodge from 4 P.M. to ? Saturday, August 19, 2017.
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