2017-03-29 / Obituaries

Roger V. Hopper, Sr.

Roger V. Hopper, Sr. of Hephzibah, 94, entered into rest Thursday, March 23, 2017. He was a native and lifelong resident of Burke County. He was a farmer and owned and operated RV Hopper Country Store in Munnerlyn for many years. Roger was a member of Munnerlyn United Methodist Church. He was a veteran of the US Army having served in World War II and was a Purple Heart recipient. He was preceded in death by his wife, Hulda N. Hopper; granddaughter, Allyson K. Williams; and sister, Martha H. Wren.

He is survived by his daughter, Jeannean H. Boyd (James) of Hephzibah; a son, Roger V. Hopper of Savannah; and a brother, Richard J. Hopper of Augusta.

Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. Monday, March 27 at Burke Memorial Gardens with Rev. Steve Sirmons officiating.

Remembrances may be made to the Georgia War Veterans Nursing Home, 1101 15th Street, Augusta, GA 30901.

DeLoach–McKerley-Prescott Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 220 East 6th Street, Waynesboro, GA 30830 (706- 554-3531)

You may sign the guest book at www.deloachfuneralhomes.com.

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