Posted: Tuesday, April 19, 2011 10:55 am
The Messenger, April 18, 2011
Helen Katherine (New-som) Hopson, 67, of Union City died at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City April 15, 2011.
Services were set for 2 p.m. today at White-Ranson Funeral Home, with the Rev. Billy Uzzle officiating. Burial was to follow in Sanders Chapel Cemetery near Union City.
Pallbearers were to be Brian Flowers, Brad Gilliland, Herby Gilliland, Eugene Gilliland, Mike Edwards and Danny Jones.
She was born June 30, 1943, in Sugar Tree, daughter of the late Wilson and Alberta (Farley) Newsom. She was married to Kenneth Hopson, who survives, and was a homemaker.
She is also survived by two daughters, Joanne Livingston of Union City and Jennifer Robertson of South Fulton; four sons and two daughters-in-law, Johnny Morris, Jimmy Morris and Jerry and Lisa Morris, all of Union City, and Joey and Heather Morris of Obion; her sister, Ruby Laird of Union City; three brothers, Gene Raymer of Owensboro, Ky., and Denson Newsom and Thomas Newsom, both of Union City; and 11 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and six step-grand-children.
She was also preceded in death by her brother, Jimmy Raymer Jr.; her son, Victor Morris; and her first husband, Raymond Morris.
Condolences may be sent to the family at the funeral home website: www.white-ranson.com.