He was the son of the late Edward and Myrtle Hopkins.
He is survived by a brother, Robert Hopkins of Bean Station; and a sister, Betty Sturgeon.
A Remembrance of Life service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, May 3, 2013, at the Wildwood chapel of Jim Rush Funeral Home with Dr. Corky Alexander officiating.
Interment will follow in the Fort Hill Cemetery
The family will receive friends Friday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the funeral home.
Please share your memories and or condolences with the family at www.jimrushfuneralhomes.com.