There will be a benefit tonight (Thursday, April 2) for Gary Eaves at Big Jake's BBQ located at 1521 Arkansas Boulevard, Texarkana, Ar.  

The fundraiser is from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Gary is the father of Cody, the store manager.

Gary is currently in Dallas receiving cancer treatment. This fundraiser will help with the financial burden of the treatment.

There will be $1 raffle, a $10 raffle, a silent auction and a portion of tonight’s sales will also go to the family. Tickets for both raffles will be available tonight.

The $10 raffle prizes:

  • $400 Cooper Service gift card
  • (4) Tickets to the Duck Commander NASCAR race at Texas Motor Speedway
  • Guided deep sea fishing trip in Orange Beach, Al.

For more information please contact Shane Youngblood at (903) 293-3005.

Below is a list of more raffle prizes and items up for auction in the silent auction. Be sure to also visit the Big Jake's BBQ Facebook page.

The $1 Raffle Prizes:

  1. Deck of cards necklace.
  2. 4 pc. Tumbler set.
  3. $30 Larry’s Pizza Coupons.
  4. John Deere model tractor.
  5. Oil change Mr. Speedy.
  6. Chicken Express gift card.
  7. Set of wine glasses.
  8. Robbins Toyota oil change.
  9. $30 Larry’s Pizza Coupons.
  10. Laura Ashley beach set.
  11. Razorback desk pad.
  12. $30 Larry’s Pizza Coupons.
  13. Car cleaning set.
  14. Scentsy Warmer.
  15. Horse ear rings.
  16. Tasco 3pk. Light set.
  17. Anthony Stoneware bird house.
  18. $30 Larry’s Pizza Coupons.
  19. Opti grill with pressure cooker.
  20. $25 gift card Ellis Pottery.
  21. Brenna Thomas hair style.
  22. $40 gift card Wal-Mart.
  23. Croker’s Jewelers bracelet.
  24. Bona floor mop.
  25. Chicken Express gift card.
  26. Igloo party basket.
  27. $25 gift card Silver Star.
  28. $20 Larry’s Pizza Coupons.
  29. $50 gift card Fan Fare.
  30. Hand mixer.
  31. Chicken Express gift card.
  32. $25 gift card A Touch for Health.
  33. 4 pc. Tumbler set.
  34. $30 Larry’s Pizza Coupons.
  35. Premium car care kit.
  36. $30 gift card Longhorn Steakhouse.
  37. $20 Twisted Fork gift card.
  38. $20 gift card Ironwood.
  39. Taste and See gift card.
  40. $30 Larry’s Pizza Coupons.
  41. (2) tickets to monster truck show

Items in the Silent Auction:

  1. (3) Bubba Blade knives
  2. (3) Stainless steel Razorback desk art pieces
  3. Custom fire pit from JCM Industries
  4. Autographed Billy Sims football
  5. Ta Molly’s catering for (10) people
  6. Texarkana Golf Ranch (10) rounds of golf
  7. DVD player and $50 Best Buy gift card
  8. Rigid drill and impact driver combo
  9. H & W Powersports $150 gift card
  10. Milwaukee sawzall
  11. Springhill Suites one night stay in king suite in Richardson, TX
  12. Igloo cooler
  13. Megan Roberts photo session and frame
  14. Texarkana Glass auto window tint
  15. Bounce-A-Lot kid’s birthday party
  16. Ashley Furniture $500 gift card
  17. Stihl FS 56 trimmer
  18. Mayo Furniture swivel chair
  19. Carhartt vest size large
  20. Taste and See gift basket
  21. Gardening package with wheelbarrow and rake
  22. Date night package with hotel room, movie tickets, and Texas Roadhouse gift card