Gary A. Hopkins
Gary A. Hopkins, 79, of Copperas Cove passed away on Monday, Dec. 31, 2018.
Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, at Scott’s Funeral Home Chapel in Copperas Cove with Pastor Preston Atkinson officiating. Inurnment with full military honors will follow at 1 p.m. at Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Killeen.
Hopkins was born on Nov. 11, 1939, in Los Angeles, Calif. He entered the United States Army in 1957, serving in Korea and Vietnam. He retired in 1989 after 28 years of service.
He married Barbara Miller on Dec. 31, 1958. They have resided in Copperas Cove since 1980. He was a member and deacon of Southern Hills Baptist Church. He loved his Model A cars and was a member of Bluebonnet Model A Club.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Barbara Hopkins; daughters, Julie Glaspie and husband Tim, Shawneen Guthrie and husband Joe and Nancy Nyberg and husband Matthew; and seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Scott’s Funeral Home of Copperas Cove is in charge of arrangements.