P.O. Box 506, 943 Highway 425 North, Monticello, AR71655

Larry Gene Hopkins
January 19, 1947 - July 9, 2023

Larry Gene Hopkins

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Larry Gene Hopkins, age 76 of Monticello passed away July 9, 2023, at his home. He was born January 19, 1947, in Newport, AR to the late Earl Hopkins and Lillie Mae Wells Hopkins.
He was a 1965 graduate of Grubbs High School. He was drafted by the United States Army and honorably served as a Combat Medic in the Vietnam War. After returning home, he graduated from DeVry Technical Institute and began a career with Southwestern Bell that spanned four decades.
He was a 42-year member of Rose Hill Free Will Baptist Church and a lifetime member of the Communication Workers of America. He enjoyed the great outdoors, gardening, hunting, and camping.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of nearly 48 years, Joyce Causey Hopkins; one sister, Madeline Montgomery; one brother, Roger Hopkins; and one brother-in-law, Bobby Brown.
Survivors include two daughters, Terri (Michael) Cossey and Holli Wood; grandsons, Nate and Chase Wood; siblings, Danny (Beth) Hopkins, Shelia Haskett, and Gary (Sandra) Hopkins; along with a host of nieces, and nephews. He is also survived by his wife's family, Brenda Brown, Sherrill (Bill) Scroggins, Mike (Brenda) Causey, Connie (Tom) Ollie, Mark (Tina) Causey, and Vaughn Causey; along with a host of nieces and nephews.

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Tuesday, July 11, 2023
from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home
943 Highway 425 North
Monticello, AR  71655
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Funeral Service
Wednesday, July 12, 2023
at 10:00 a.m.
Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home
943 Highway 425 North
Monticello, AR  71657
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Lacey Cemetery
Lacey New Hope Road
Drew County, AR  71655
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  1. Pat Matthews
    Terri, I am so sorry for your loss of your dad. We miss you.
    Pat Matthews
  2. Edith Carter
    so sorry to read of u're dad's passing Holli--u r in my prayers that God will wrap his loving arms about u & family in this time of sorrow. Rest assured he & Joyce are together in Heaven & will be looking down on u from up above for the rest of u're days.
    Much love and prayers for each of you. Mr.Larry was always the one that was the helping hand in all projects in the neighborhood. He will be truly missed.

    Robin Johnson

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