She was born March 19, 1937, to the late John J. Hopper and Mary Burrell Hopper. She was a clerk in Rose’s department stores for a long time and was a member of Betty’s Creek Baptist Church. She had lived most of her life in Black Mountain, N.C., and Rabun County.
She was preceded in death by: a brother, David Randolph Hopper; and a sister, Barbara Jane Cabe.
She is survived by: a brother, Gordon Hopper of Rabun Gap; and several nephews, nieces and cousins.
Funeral services were held Saturday at the Hunter Funeral Home chapel with the Rev. Ronia Hunter officiating. Burial followed at Black Mountain Memorial Park Cemetery in Black Mountain with layman Lloyd Hunter officiating.
Hunter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. An online guestbook is available at www.hunterfuneralhomega.com.