Jerry Edward Hopkins, beloved member of the Heights Baptist Church, went to be with the Lord on Friday, Sept. 6, 2013. Jerry was a real estate broker for over 30 years in the Richmond area where he also coached many youth sports teams for many years. He was an avid Hokie fan who loved his family, his church, and friends.
He is survived by: his wife Jenny; dog, KoKo; children, John Hopkins and wife Lori of Roanoke, Jessica Taylor and husband Levi of Scottsville; mother, Juanita Hopkins; brother, Jim Hopkins; sister, Jackie Hodges; grandchildren, Chloe Hopkins, Jacob, Rebecca, David and Abigail Taylor; and many aunts; uncles; nieces; nephews; and cousins.
A memorial service will be held at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, in the Heights Baptist Church, 17201 Jefferson Davis Highway, Colonial Heights.
The family will receive friends prior to the service from 5 to 7 p.m. at the church.
In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made in honor of Jerry to the American Kidney Foundation, 11921 Rockville Pike, Suite 300, Rockville, MD 20852. Funeral arrangements are being handled by the Colonial Heights Chapel of E. Alvin Small Funeral Homes and Crematory, 2033 Boulevard. Condolences may be registered at www.ealvinsmall.com