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Joyce Hopper

Joyce Hopper, 70, of Hornbeak died 8:20 p.m. July 11, 2013, at The Bridge at Ridgely.
Funeral services were 2 p.m. Sunday in the chapel of Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home. The Rev. Kenny Lee officiated. Burial followed in Terrace Hill Cemetery near Troy.
Pallbearers were Phil Renfrow, Donald Johnson, Chris Eaves, Johnny Eaves, David Neel and Forrest McDonald. Honorary pallbearers were David Tegethoff, Scott Clanton, Roger Parsons, Sam Green, Dennis Dozier, Paul Truett, Delbert Eaves and James Simmons.
Mrs. Hopper was born Jan. 31, 1943, in Steele, Mo., daughter of the late Bud and Maxine (Polly) Johnson. She married Danny Hopper March 27, 1986. He survives. She had been employed at the former Brown Shoe Company for 30 years and was of the Pentecostal faith.
She is also survived by her stepmother, Alice Johnson of Minturn, Ark.; three sons and her daughter-in-law, Donny and Yolanda Holt and Anthony Holt, all of Caruthersville, Mo., and Terry Hopper of Oakland; her daughter and son-in-law, Cathy and Forrest McDonald of Carrier Mills, Ill.; her sister, Janet Mosley of Minturn; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Junior and Glenda Johnson of Minturn and Donnie Gene and Yolunda Johnson of Baltimore; her stepbrother, William Reeder of Clarksville, Ark.; her stepsister and brother-in-law, Betty and Jim Erter of Urbana, Ohio; eight grandchildren, Kelly Holt, Meronica Holt, Donny Holt III, Jacob Holt and Tami Darnell, all of Caruthersville, Dustin Corum of Braggadocio, Mo., Austin Neel of Carrier Mills and Katie Hopper of Oakland; five great-grandchildren; her brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Donnie and Pattie Hopper of Hornbeak; her sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Janie and Johnny Eaves of Hornbeak; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was also preceded in death by her son, Jackie Holt.
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