Luther Allen Hopkins, 56, of 4565 VA-NC Rd., Spencer, VA, died December 24, 2009 at Pioneer Community Hospital of Stuart. He was born in Patrick Co on January 3, 1953 to the late Howard Hopkins and Bernice Stephens Hopkins of Spencer . He was employed with V-Dot in the Road Maintenance Department. He was a member of the Unity Baptist Church.
In addition to his mother he is survived by his wife, Frances Martin Hopkins of the home, five daughters, Tracy Spencer and husband Steven of Sandy Ridge, NC; Amanda Hopkins of Spencer; Lisa Joyce of Stuart; Christy Dalton of Stuart; and Amy Pendleton and husband Nick of Stuart; two sisters, Marie Grogan of Spencer; Bonnie Covington of Collinsville; five brothers, Lloyd Hopkins of Madison, NC; Mike Hopkins and Raymond Hopkins both of Spencer; Donnie Hopkins of Jarrett, and Ronnie Hopkins of Stokesdale, NC; six grandchildren, Brandy Smith, Elian Pendleton, Courtney Spencer, Madelyn Spencer, Brittany and James, Jr. Tuttle and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 2:00p.m. Monday, December 28, 2009 at Unity Baptist Church with Pastor Ed Hartman and Reverend JR Shelton officiating, burial will be in the Martin Family Cemetery. The family will receive friends 6-9p.m. Sunday, December 27, 2009 in the Community Funeral Home Chapel in Stuart and other times at the home.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Unity Baptist Church c/o Ed Hartman 1574 VA-NC Road, Spencer, VA 24165.