Barbara Ann Barnes Hopper
Posted: Wednesday, November 23, 2011 3:16 pm
Mrs. Barbara Ann Barnes Hopper, 66, of Martin died Sunday, Nov. 20, 2011, at Baptist Memorial Hospital, Union City.
Services will be held at noon on Wednesday at Murphy Funeral Home Chapel in Martin with Rev. Kerry Shopher officiating. Burial will be in East Side Cemetery, Martin. Visitation will be on Tuesday from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Jeremie Scott, Matt Scott, Tony Grider, Michael Alexander, Dennie Simmons, Jamie Thomson and Keith Pettit will serve as pallbearers.
Mrs. Hopper was born Nov. 24, 1944, in St. Louis, daughter of the late Obrie Brice Allen and Ailene Scruggs Barnes. She was the widow of Carlos “Corky” Hopper. She was retired from E. W. James & Son Grocery, Restaurant and Bakery in Martin and a member of Ralston Baptist Church, Martin.
Survivors include two sons, Michael (Jill) Hopper and Paul Hopper, both of Martin; one daughter, Kim (Tony) Grider of Martin; two brothers, Brice Barnes of Park Hills, Mo. and Billy Barnes of East Prairie, Mo.; one sister, Mildred Rose of Park Hill; six grandchildren, Jeremie Scott, Matthew Scott, Tyler Hopper, T. J. Grider, Kaitlyn Hopper and Cameron Hopper; and three great-grandchildren, Jonathon Scott, Aubrey Scott and Khloey Scott.
Online tributes may be left at murphyfuneralhome.net.