Eliza Marie Hopkins, 83, of Francesville

Eliza Marie Hopkins, 83, of Francesville, passed away on Sunday, September 9, 2022 at Parkview Haven Retirement Home in Francesville. 


She was born on November 22, 1938 in Pike County, KY to the late John and Mintie [Wallen] Harris.  Eliza’s father passed away when she was five and soon after, the family moved from Kentucky to Indiana. 


On September 18, 1954, she married Hargis Hopkins, Jr. at Bailey’s Corner Church. Junior passed away on August 13, 2013.


Eliza worked many years as a CNA at Parkview Haven.  She also had worked at Schumacher Electric and Gehring Farms for numerous years.  Most important to Eliza were the years she spent as a loving and devoted homemaker. 


Eliza was a humble Christian woman.  She enjoyed gardening, canning, cooking, and mowing.  Eliza loved her family very much and will be dearly missed.


Eliza and Junior are reunited and will be together forever. 


She is survived by:

H. Timothy Hopkins, Monterey, IN Son

Gregory G. (Michelle E.) Hopkins, Francesville, IN Son

Anthony Ray (Tina) Hopkins, Francesville, IN Son

Darrell (Linda) Hopkins, Rochester, IN 

14 Grandchildren: Rick, Jennifer, Kelly, TJ, Greg II, Cody, Brett, Nathan, Taylor, Drake, Krista, DJ, Angel, and Jimmy

Numerous Great Grandchildren and Great Great Grandchildren 

Many Nieces and Nephews

Preceded in death by:

John Harris, Father

Mintie [Wallen] Harris Hill, Mother

Glenn Hill, Step Father

Hargis Hopkins, Jr., Husband

Debra Marie Hopkins, Daughter

1 Granddaughter: Alicia

1 Great Granddaughter: Skyler

3 Sisters: Jean, Jeanette, and Emily

3 Brothers: Joseph, Bobby, and Harry

1 Half Brother: Willie


Visitation will be from 11 AM – 1 PM EDT Wednesday, September14, 2022 at Frain Mortuary Querry-Ulbricht Chapel in Francesville, IN.


Funeral Services will be held at 1 PM EDT Wednesday, September14, 2022 at Frain Mortuary Querry-Ulbricht Chapel in Francesville, IN with Pastor Dennis Gutwein officiating.


Private Disposition will take place at a later date.


Memorial Contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church in Francesville.


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Arrangements have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary Querry-Ulbricht Chapel in Francesville, IN.