Jimmie Paul Hopson passed away March 09, 2010 in Lake Havasu City, AZ. He was born April 24, 1937 in Waurika, OK to Vesta Houston and James Arthur Hopson. He married Vickie Lea Hopson in Lancaster, CA in 1959.
Jimmie was employed by Hunt Wesson Foods in Fullerton, CA for 36 years. Upon retirement, he took up woodcarving as a hobby and excelled at his craft. He enjoyed traveling with his wife to carving events where they could spend time with other carving friends learning, sharing and passing woodcarving skills on to others.
He is survived by his wife Vickie Hopson, sisters Fern and Bonnie, son Stirling (Cindy) Hopson, daughter Ellen (Juan) Martinez, 7 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild.
Memorial services were held on Thursday, March 11, 2010 at Lake Havasu Mortuary Chapel with Pastor Lan Blair officiating.
Arrangements were entrusted to Lake Havasu Mortuary & Crematory. Thoughts and condolences can be sent to the family at www.lakehavasumortuary.com