The family received friends Monday, June 2, 2014, from noon until 2 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home.
Funeral services were held Monday, June 2, 2014, at 2 p.m. in the Collins-Burke Chapel. Dennis Culbreth officiated.
Burial was in Walker Memory Gardens.
Fikes was a faithful member of Jasper’s First Baptist Church and Charles Banks Sunday School class. He adored his great-grandchildren and was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. He will be surely missed.
He was preceded in death by his father, William Earnest Fikes; mother, Mae Belle Self Fikes; wife, Barbara Adkins Fikes; four brothers; and four sisters.
Fikes is survived by his daughter, Pam Burton (Barry); son, James Michael Fikes; two grandchildren, April Reed (Jason) and Breanna Strout (James); and three great-grandchildren, Anna Grace Acosta, Harley Strout and Maddox Acosta.
Pallbearers will be the members of Charles Banks Sunday School class.
Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571