A funeral for Margaret Anne “Momma Marge” Hopkins, 65, of Roswell, NM will be at 10:30 AM, Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at Anderson Bethany Funeral Home, officiated by Pastor Shawn Kelly. Burial to follow at Woodbine Cemetery in Artesia, NM. Family gathering, after, to be at the family home.
Marge was born April 28, 1948 to Johnny LeBlanc and Mary Lopez in Rocky Ford, CO. She later moved to Monterey CA, where she met and married George D. Hopkins Jr. on December 31, 1965. Our loving Marge went home to be with her husband and our Lord on Friday, March 7, 2014. She was surrounded by family. Marge was a woman of God, she always loved to see smiles on the faces of her family and caregivers. Marge was a long time house keeper, a wife, and mother.
Marge is survived by her three children; Mary Weber of Roswell, NM; Sheryl Brady and husband Jeff of Colorado Springs, CO; Nathaniel Hopkins and wife Corina of Roswell, NM; one sister, Gloria Samora of Artesia, NM; one brother, Jimmy Lopez of Roswell, NM; ten grandchildren; three great grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews and many other family members and friends.
Marge was preceded in death by her loving husband George; her mother, Mary Lopez; her father, Johnnie LeBlanc; her brother-in-law, Alfred Samora; and her son-in-law, William Weber Sr.
Pallbearers will be Christopher Rhoads, William Weber Jr., Nathaniel Hopkins Jr., Danny Jones, Chad Griffith Sr., and Chad Griffith Jr.
There will be a beneficial carwash on Saturday, March 15, 2014 at KMART in Roswell, NM. Flowers may be sent to Anderson Bethany Funeral Home.
Please take a moment to share your thoughts and memories with the family in the online register book at andersonbethany.com.
Services are under the direction of Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory.