Mr. James Larry Hooker, 65, of Shelbyville died Thursday, December 27th, at the Community Care of Rutherford County. He was a native of Bedford County; a farmer and retired salesman for ADM (Moormans Feeds) and a member of Maxwell Chapel Methodist Church.
He was the son of the late Joseph Virgil and Era Mae Barber Hooker. He is survived by his wife of 18 years, Judy Bryant Hooker; son, Troy Hooker of Murfreesboro; daughter, Angela Hooker of Franklin; step-sons, Chuck Burton of Tullahoma, Tim Burton of Shelbyville; brothers, Thomas (Joan) Hooker, Gary (Patsy) Hooker; sisters, Marie (Marlin) Blackburn, Elizabeth (Harry) Molder, Barbara (Bill) Gregory, Cherry (Claude) Smith, all of Shelbyville, and four step-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 P.M. Sunday, December 30th, at Hillcrest Funeral Home, Revs. Mark Hall and Dan Seeley officiating. Burial will follow at Pressgrove Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday evening from 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M.
Memorials may be made to the Maxwell Chapel Methodist Church Building Fund.