Edward “Ed” HopkinsNovember 2, 1936 - December 18, 2018
Posted on December 20, 2018 at 8:52 PM • 1 Comment
Edward “Ed” Hopkins, 82, of Corbin passed away Tuesday, December 18, 2018, at Baptist Health Corbin. Born November 2, 1936, in Laurel County, he was the son of the late Charles Robert and Mary Bell Hopkins.
He attended the Church of God in Jesus’ Name where he loved serving the Lord. He also enjoyed hard work, especially gardening, and providing for his beloved family.
In addition to his father and mother, he was preceded in death by a son, James Hopkins; three sisters: Irene, Colene, and Edna; and a brother, Earl.
He leaves behind his loving family: his wife Kim Hopkins; eight children: Linda Detherage, Debbie Cassidy, Brenda Deaton, Bill Hopkins, Tommy Hopkins, Ashley Hopkins, Mark Hopkins, and Bruce Hopkins; 14 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; two sisters: Ruth Roark and Geraldine Hampton; and a brother, Clyde Hopkins. He is also survived by other relatives and numerous friends. He was deeply loved and will be greatly missed.
Funeral services will be held at 1:30 P.M. Sunday, December 23, 2018, in the Hart Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Larry Roark officiating. Burial will follow in the Miller and Sullivan Cemetery at Lily
The family will receive friends from 11:30 A.M. – 1:30 P.M. Sunday at Hart Funeral Home, located at 1011 Master Street in Corbin.