ALTO – William Hoopingarner, 69, died Friday, January 30, 2009, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, following a brief illness.
Born on April 22, 1939, in Terra Haute, Ind., he was the son of the late Benjamin and Evelyn Hoopingarner. He was a retired electrician and a member of Brookton Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Junie Hoopingarner, Alto; daughters, Carrie Hoopingarner and Amy Dery, both of Harrison Township, Mich., Elizabeth Castoreno, Loganville; eight grandchildren, one great-grandchild; brother, Lee Hoopingarner, Arizona; sister, Lesley Catt, Florida.
Private services will be held at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to Brookton Baptist Church, P.O. Box 7061, Chestnut Mountain, GA 30502.
Memorial Park Funeral Home, Gainesville, was in charge of arrangements.