Jimmy Haseker

Jun 19th, 1963 - Aug 8th, 2017
Jimmy Haseker

Creal Springs- Jimmy L. Haseker, 54, 0f Creal Springs, passed away at 2:32 PM, Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at his friend’s home in Johnston City.

Jimmy was born on June 19, 1963 in Chicago to Melvin and Agnes (Dempsey) Haseker. He married Tammy Jennings on July 12, 2003 at Marion Third Baptist Church.

He and Tammy owned and operated Absolute Green Lawn Care Service since 2003. He was baptized at Third Baptist Church in Marion, but currently attended Arnold View Freewill Baptist Church.

He was an excellent cook and enjoyed cooking stir fry and barbequing ribs. He was a kid at heart and enjoyed spending time with his family and friends and riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle.  He had an infectious smile and will be dearly missed by his family and friends.

Survivors include-

Wife-Tammy Haseker of Creal Springs

Daughter- Amanda Haseker of Carbondale

Daughter- Cynthia Messamore and husband Curtis of Marion

Daughter- Courtney Deaton-Haseker of Creal Springs

Step son- Robert Shreve of Marion

Six Grandchildren:

Adeline and Skyleigh Messamore

Brooklyn, Kandace, Miracle and Julia Jennings

Two step grandchildren- Tristen and Ashten Shreve

Brother- Billy Haseker and wife Candy of Freeman Spur

Sister- Brenda Wallace and husband Jim of Marion

Sister- Judy Haseker of Marion

He was preceded in death by his parents.

A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, August 12, 2017 at the Marion VFW from 2pm-8pm.  Blue Funeral Home in Marion is in charge of memorial arrangements.

Memorial donations are suggested to the family c/o Tammy Haseker and will be accepted at Blue Funeral Home/ 1704 N. Court/ Marion, IL 62959.  For more information or to sign the memorial guest register, please visit bluefuneralhomes.com.

35 Guestbook Messages

  • Guest: Dianna Brown

    From: Johnston City , Illinois

    Date: August 9, 2017

    Sorry for your loss. May God grant your family peace and understanding . He definitely had a SMILE that could light up a room. Was a very kind person.

    Deepest Sympathy Dianna Hughes Brown

  • Guest: Gary and Sharon Bundren

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: August 10, 2017

    Tammy, Gary and I are so sorry to hear of Jim’s passing. If we can help you please let us know. We will remember you in prayer.

  • Guest: Donna (Burnham) Scottd

    From: ELGIN, North Dakota

    Date: August 10, 2017

    My prayers go out to your family during this time!!

  • Guest: Ramona(Moore) Scholes

    From: marion, Illinois

    Date: August 10, 2017

    my condolence to the family especially to Brenda. Remember him at Third Baptist

  • Guest: Julie & Carl Holland

    From: Royalton, Illinois

    Date: August 10, 2017

    To the Haseker family we are truly sorry for your loss.. Prays for the family

  • Guest: Melody E. Brown

    From: Marion , Illinois

    Date: August 10, 2017

    Jim was an old old friend from back in late 70’s, we were all just kids.
    I was just thinking about how I never run into him. RIP o friend

  • Guest: Jamie Bunting

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: August 10, 2017

    Tammy Brooklyn Cynthia and girls iam so sorry to hear of Jim’s passing you all are in my thoughts and prayers please let me know if you need anything!! Sincerely Mrs. Bunting (Jamie)

  • Guest: Brad Clark

    From: marion, Illinois

    Date: August 10, 2017

    I’m very sorry to hear of Jim’s passing. My condolences to Billy and the rest of the family.

  • Guest: George Martin

    From: Johnston City, Illinois

    Date: August 10, 2017

    Jimmy Always Greeted Me With A Smile And A Hand Shake! Couldn’t Ask For A Better Friend! Used To love Playing Cards, Pool and Darts With Him! Not Gonna Be The Same Without Him. The Bears Lost Their Number One Fan! And We Lost A Great Man! Till We Meet Again My Friend!

  • Guest: Bill Bloodworth

    From: Marion , Illinois

    Date: August 10, 2017

    My prayers to the family left behind. Jim was a great guy! Rest in peace old buddy!

  • Guest: Peggg Pulley

    From: St. Ann,mo, Missouri

    Date: August 10, 2017

    My Condolences for Brenda and Judy Sorry about your Brother I will be praying for all the family

  • Guest: Tina Barvlay

    From: , Illinois

    Date: August 10, 2017

    Please accept my heartfelt condolences for your loss.

  • Guest: Scott

    From: Carterville , Illinois

    Date: August 10, 2017

    I am truly sorry for your loss Billy, my prayers and condolences go out to your and your brothers entire family. I only knew jim for a short period but like you he was a great good hearted guy and will be missed greatly. Sorry Bro

  • Guest: Dana (Kinsey) Blanchard

    From: Paducah, Kentucky

    Date: August 10, 2017

    Gone too soon. My condolences to the family. I will be praying for peace and comfort.

  • Guest: Melinda Crees Deaton

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: August 10, 2017

    I am so very sorry for your loss. I went to school with Jim,he was one of the nicest guys I ever knew. My thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends.

  • Guest: Sheryl Hargrave

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: August 10, 2017

    I went to school with Jim , he was a sweet and dear friend to me for many years . Im so sorry to hear of his to soon passing. My thoughts and prayers for his family to find peace and comfort during this difficult time .. R.I.P. Jim……….

  • Guest: Jim & Barbi Holland

    From: Vienna (Bush), Illinois

    Date: August 10, 2017

    Our sympathy to the family, praying for peace that passeth understanding.

  • Guest: Gina Kelley

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: August 11, 2017

    I’m so sorry to hear this. God be with the family in their time of grief.

  • Guest: Sharolyn Dunham

    From: Fredericksburg , Virginia

    Date: August 11, 2017

    I went to high school with him. One of the most prominate memory was when he and another guy drove me to the bank at lunch time, then to creal springs so I could “run away” to my boyfriends house…. the stupid and fun things we used to do… he was a good guy! He will be missed!

  • Guest: Pamela Hines

    From: Marion , Illinois

    Date: August 11, 2017

    You were not only a good brother in law You were a true friend with a heart of gold I will miss our time spent together Love you

  • Guest: eric hines

    From: Johnston city, Illinois

    Date: August 11, 2017

    Sorry to Tammy and all of jim’s family. He was a great person and friend. He will be missed

  • Guest: Cliff Dillard

    From: Golconda, Illinois

    Date: August 11, 2017

    I remember Jim from Kindergarten on up, I’ll miss you buddy!

  • Guest: Kevin and Samantha Smith

    From: Johnston City, Illinois

    Date: August 11, 2017

    We loved Jim and we’re going to miss him terribly. Kevin has lost a best friend and brother. Our prayers go out to all the family we love all of you. RIP Jim.

  • Guest: Lyndal Peebels

    From: Marion , Illinois

    Date: August 11, 2017

    Jim was a great guy and was always full of life ! He will be missed by all that knew him ! My prayers will be with his family in the days to come ! It brings peace to my heart knowing he had come to know the Lord ! God bless you Jim !

  • Guest: Teresa Bloodworth

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: August 11, 2017

    Billy, we are sorry for the loss of your brother. David and I are praying for you and your family.

  • Guest: DAVE MARTIN

    From: Pacific, Missouri

    Date: August 11, 2017

    RIP Jim. Thanks for all the fond memories from Third Baptist Church from the 70’s. Until we meet again, buddy.

  • Guest: Tammy Haseker

    From: Creal Springs, Illinois

    Date: August 11, 2017

    I want to say how much I love you. You were my soulmate, my life. I miss you so much and you will always be in my heart forever. I don’t know what I will do without you but I know God has a plan for me as well. Love Always your wife

  • Guest: Abby (Zwick) Hill

    From: Danville , Indiana

    Date: August 11, 2017

    I went to school with Jim. I am so very sad to hear of his passing. He was always such a nice guy. My thoughts and prayers are with the family and all his friends. RIP my friend.

  • Guest: Judy Durham

    From: Peoria, Illinois

    Date: August 11, 2017

    Sorry to hear of Jimmy’s passing. You all are in my thoughts and prayers. RIP, Jimmy.

  • Guest: Eric Fisher

    From: Johnston City, Illinois

    Date: August 12, 2017

    A good man gone too soon.
    Rest in Peace Jimmy.

  • Guest: Liz Busch Hastings

    From: Energy, Illinois

    Date: August 12, 2017

    Tammy …I am so very sorry for your loss. I am praying for your family… Liz Hastings your friend Karen’s friend

  • Guest: Brenda Buttrum

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: August 12, 2017

    Jimmy was a great brother in law, We will miss him dearly.

  • Guest: Leisa Holmes

    From: Creal Springs , Illinois

    Date: August 12, 2017

    So sorry for your loss sending hugs prayers love an light your way

  • Guest: Robert and Mary Landes

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: August 20, 2017

    We are so sorry to read about Jim’s death. He and his family have taken such good care of our yard for years. Prayers for the family and for all who loved him.

  • Guest: Barb Whittington

    From: Bemton, Illinois

    Date: August 23, 2017

    Long time customer. Blessings to the family