Leona Hopper

Leona Hopper, 85 of Glendale, passed away June 28, 2021 at Gardner Nursing Center in Star City.

She was born September 25, 1935 in Rowell to the late Edgar and Thelma Asa McDaniel Reap.

Leona was a member of New Home Missionary Baptist Church at New Home and was a retired bookkeeper and cashier for Mad Butcher for many years.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert Ellis Hopper; son, Ellis Dewayne Hopper; daughter, Glenda Sue Hopper; and brother, Junior Reap.

Survivors include a son, Gary Eugene (Joann) Hopper of Glendale; two daughters, Teresa Gail (Billy) Bates of Conway and Anita Carol (Mike) Boe of Apex, NC; two sisters, Lavon Lampkin of Benton and Thelma Schupback of Rogers; eight grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, June 30, at 11 a.m. Griffin Funeral Chapel with Bro. Steven Stone officiating. Visitation is Wednesday from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial at Rowell Cemetery. Pallbearers are Donald Ray Kesterson, Ray Kesterson, Jason Ryburn, Ellis Hopper, Steven Loftin, and Dennis Nicholson.

Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Service in Star City.