Lois Belle Hopper
Lois Belle Hopper, 78, of Hamburg died Wednesday, August 21, 2013, at The Woods of Monticello Health and Rehabilitation Center.
She was a native of the Trafalgar Community outside of Hamburg; a resident of Hamburg for 30 years and a former resident of Lake Village for many years. She was a homemaker, a farmer and a Teacher’s Aid. She was a member of the Mt. Pleasant Freewill Baptist Church in the Milo Community.
She was preceded in death by her husband, J.C. Hopper in 1996; her parents, Leroy & Irene Dingler Brady, a sister, Nelle Cooper and a daughter-in-law, Earla Jane Hopper.
She is survived by her children, Charlie Hopper, of Dermott, David Hopper, of Hamburg; Jerry Hopper and wife, Sherry, of Lake Village, Joy Barnes and husband, Bob, of Hamburg, Buddy Hopper and wife, Kristie, of Sallisaw, Okla., Sharon Burnett and husband, Keith, of Hamburg, and Mark Hopper and wife, Elaine, of Monticello; her brothers, Tom Brady, of Dothan, Ala., Sammy Brady, of Atlanta, Ga., and Louie Brady, of Malvern; her sisters, Clyda Fay Sims, of Monticello, and Sue Nash, of Atlanta, Ga; 21 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Friday, August 23, 2013, at the First Baptist Church with Dr. Bobby Pennington and Sam Brady officiating. Burial followed in the Trafalgar Cemetery under the direction of Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Joseph Hopper, Joshua Hopper, Tony Hopper, Christopher Hopper, Britt Barnes and Zack Wood. Memorials may be made to Alzheimer’s Arkansas, 201 Markham Center Drive, Little Rock, AR 72205-1569; or to the Ashley County Medical Center Ladies Auxiliary, PO Box 400, Crossett, AR 71635.
An online guest book may be viewed and signed at www.jones-hartshorn.com.