James ‘Jim’ Jerome Haker, 77, had the ability to fix anything

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James “Jim” Jerome Haker, of Supply and formerly of Catonsville, Marylandm and Lisbon, Maryland, died Friday, July 17, 2015, at SECU Hospice House of Brunswick. He was 77.

Born in Elkridge, Maryland, on Feb. 24, 1938, he was a son of the late George Joseph and Virginia Dare Davis Haker.

He was a member of Sharon United Methodist Church. He will be remembered for his devotion to his family, strong work ethic and the ability to fix whatever might need it.

Jim was preceded in death by his sister, JoAnne Haker Belew.

Surviving are his loving wife of 54 years, Faye Shipley Haker; mother-in-law, Thelma Shipley, of Bolivia; children, Kevin Haker (Kim), of Finksburg, Maryland, Ms. Shawn Haker, of Hanover, Pennsylvania, and Scott Haker, of Dallastown, Pennsylvania; brother, George Haker (Carol), of Ellicott City, Maryland; grandchildren, Kirby Toolan (Sean), Ryan Teague, Jessica Haker, Kyle Haker, Kate Haker and Kaylee Haker; and two great-grandchildren, Shane and Kyla Toolan.

Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 21, 2015, at Sharon United Methodist Church.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made in his name to the Wounded Warrior Project, 7020 A.C. Skinner Parkway, Suite 100, Jacksonville, FL 32256; Sharon United Methodist Church, 2030 Holden Beach Road, Supply, NC 28462; or Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 955 Mercy Lane, Bolivia, NC 28422.

Please leave online condolences for the family at Brunswick Funeral Service.

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