James Farkas

Avenal State Prison (ASP) reported the passing of retired Correctional Cook James “Jim” Farkas on April 4.

He began his career at CSP-Corcoran as a Supervising Cook I in October 1991. In 1992, he transferred to the Baker II classification. In May 2002, he transferred to California Substance Abuse Treatment Facility as a Correctional Cook Supervisor. In January 2007, he promoted to ASP as a Supervising Correctional Cook. He retired on April 1, 2012.


2 Responses

  1. Deanna Haskey Thursday, April 13, 2017 / 3:19 pm

    I am deeply sadden to hear of Funny man Farkas passing, I enjoyed the years i work for him as my supervisor. I will always smile when I remember him.
    God bless and sending my prayers.

  2. S. Macias Wednesday, April 12, 2017 / 8:45 am

    My condolences go out the Farkas family, you are and will continue to be in my and my families prayers.

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