Frank Fowlkes, 86 of South Orange, NJ passed away on February 14, 2017 at St. Alexius Medical Center, Hoffman Estates. He was born on April 28, 1930 in Montclair, NJ the son of Frank & Marion (Jones) Fowlkes. Memorial services will be held in New Jersey. Laird Funeral l Home, is assisting the family locally. 847-741-8800 or www.lairdfamilyfuneral services.com.