|Birth: ||Jun. 30, 1926|
|Death: ||Jun. 12, 2007|
Actor and Entertainer. Born James Hugh Smith in Bedford Park, Illinois, he guest starred in episodes of "Hawaii Five-O" and "Magnum P.I.". He also made a cameo appearance in the 1968 Steve McQueen movie, "Bullitt". Jim is probably best remembered as Mr. Checkers on the popular Hawaiian children's show, "Checkers & Pogo". The series ran from 1967 to 1982 and was broadcast on Hawaii's CBS affiliate, KGMB-TV.
Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea.
Specifically: Scattered off the Hawaiian coast
Created by: RCB
Record added: Dec 11, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32112203
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