Colonel Ike Hawk Jr.
Colonel Ike Hawk Jr. died at 10:45 p.m. on Dec. 2, 2020, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau, surrounded by his family.
He was preceded in death by both of his parents, Colonel Hawk Sr. of Cobden and Ruth Hawk of Cobden; a brother-in-law, Harley Utzinger of Peoria; and one son, Todd Alan Hawk of Cayuga.
He is survived by one brother, Darrell and Diane of Cobden; one sister, Diane Utzinger of Peoria; and his children, Annette and Dale Hoerr of Peoria, Tammy and Donnie of Peoria, Colonel Alex Hawk II of Cayuga, William and Dana Hawk of Kingman, Ind., and Ruth Neher of Cayuga; eight grandchildren, Sgt. Joseph Colson and Katie of Fort Benning, Ga., Jesse Howell of Farmer City, Haley Salyers of Peoria, Adison Hawk of Kingman, Chase, Emma, Isaac and Kaden, all of Cayuga, Ind.; and six great-grandchildren, Aiden, Bentley and Raylynn Lakeland of Fort Benning, Ga., Emmalynn and Eduardo Perez; and many nieces and nephews.
Mr. Hawk worked for G&G Mobile Homes for many years and for Royal Mobile Homes. He owned several businesses while he lived in Cobden from 1979 to 2004.
A celebration of his life will be held at a later date.