In memory of
James K. Hoover
James Keith (Hank) Hoover March 11, 1938 February 15, 2017 Hoover, James Keith "Hank" Age 78, of Grand Blanc, Mich., died February 15, 2017. Funeral services will be held 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, February 21, 2017, at Sharp Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 6063 Fenton Road, Flint, Mich. Interment in Great Lakes National Cemetery, Holly, Mich. Visitation will be 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Monday, 9-10 a.m. Tuesday . Those desiring may make contributions to the American Cancer Society. James was born March 11, 1938, in Flint the son of Rufus N. and Florence "Eloise" (Breon) Hoover. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. James married Shirley Homan on May 10, 1958, in Boalsburg; she preceded him in death January 6, 2017. He retired from A.C. Spark Plug in 1996. He was a member of St. Mark's Lutheran Church. He was an avid hunter and fisherman; and a legendary storyteller. Surviving are: three children, Michael (Debra) Hoover, of Millington, Mich., Charlene (Michael) Rock, of Clarkston, Mich., Edward (Judy) Hoover, of Lapeer, Mich.; six grandchildren; one great-grandchild; his mother, Florence Hoover, of Pleasant Gap; brother, David (Phyllis) Hoover, of Pleasant Gap; several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, Rufus; brother, Norman; and wife, Shirley. Tributes may be shared on the obituaries page of www.sharpfuneralhomes.com .
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