Deborah A. Hopkins of Du Quoin
May 16, 2017 5:15 AM -
Deborah A. Hopkins, 65, of Du Quoin, passed away at 8:20 p.m. Saturday, May 13, 2017, at Du Quoin Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Deborah had been the manager at Casey's North in Du Quoin. She had also been a cosmetologist and owned her own shop. She was of the Lutheran faith. She was born Sept. 8, 1951 in Du Quoin, the daughter of Sigman and Margaret (Groff) Decker. She married John Hopkins Dec. 30, 1977, in Pinckneyville, and he survives. She is survived by her husband of Du Quoin; one daughter, Amy McCollum of Du Quoin; one son, Michael Hopkins of Du Quoin; and two grandsons, Xander and Keegan McCollum. She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, James Decker. Per her request, cremation rites were conducted. A Celebration of Life will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 18, 2017, at St. Johns Village Hall in St. Johns. In lieu of flowers, friends may make memorials to the family. They will be accepted at the funeral home. Searby Funeral Home in Du Quoin is in charge of arrangements. For additional information or to sign the memorial guest register, please visit www.searbyfuneralhomes.com.