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Funeral services for James Douglas Hoke, 76, of Silsbee were at 12 noon Saturday, June 21, 2014 at Farmer Funeral Home with interment following at RS Farmer Memorial Cemetery. Visitation was from 10:00 a.m. Saturday until the service time. Mr. Hoke passed away June 19, 2014 at Baptist Hospital in Beaumont. He was a native and longtime resident of Silsbee and was a retired truck driver. He served our country in the United States Air Force. James is preceded in death by his sons, Ernest Hoke, Werner Hoke, and Jeffry Hoke; brothers, Roy Hoke and Larry Hoke; and a sister, Mary Fann. Survivors include his wife, Sandra Hoke of Silsbee; sons, Daniel Hoke and Darrell Hoke both of Buckley, and Timothy Hoke and wife Bonnie of Paxton, IL; daughters, Tammie Zook and husband Mark, TinaWagner and husband Mike, Tricia Schroeder and husband Don, all of Loda, IL and Carol Ann Renfro and husbandWilliam Earl of Livingston; brothers, DewyWebster Hoke Jr. and wife Patsy of Buna, Robert Hoke and wife Judy, Tim Hoke and wife Ludie both of Silsbee and William Hoke and wife Robin of Branson, MO; sister, Betty Manning and husband Dime of Buffalo, TX; seventeen grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
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