She was born June 27, 1930 at Newport, the daughter of Herbert Williams and Eunice (Starns) Williams. She married Mr. James Leon Hopkins on August 25, 1951.
Mrs. Hopkins was a bookkeeper and a member of Holden Avenue Church of Christ. She loved bowling, gardening, cooking and taking care of her grandchildren.
Mrs.. Hopkins was preceded in death by her husband, James Hopkins, her parents; Herbert and Eunice (Starns) Williams, three brothers; Herbert Williams, Carlon Williams, and Jimmy Williams.
She is survived by; two sons, Jerry Hopkins and wife Belinda, of Newport, AR and Gary Hopkins of Newport, AR, and one daughter Jamie Block and husband Dorsey of Waldenburg, AR. Mrs. Hopkins is also survived by one sister, Melba Holt Yazell of Poplar Bluff, MO. Five grandchildren; Justin Johnson, Jason Hopkins, Chad Hopkins, Travis Hopkins, and Kalli Hopkins. Nine Great grandchildren; Moira Johnson, Luke Johnson, Brayden Hopkins, Farrah Hopkins, Jace Hopkins, Chloe Hopkins, Rylee Hopkins, Kai Mason Hopkins, and Jenna Grace Hopkins.
Funeral services are 2:00 p.m. Wednesday at Jackson’s Newport Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be in Coffeyville Cemetery. Friends may visit at the funeral home, Tuesday, 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Arrangements by Jackson’s Newport Funeral Home.