Berline "Mrs. Bea" Mary Hopwood
Funeral services for Berline "Mrs. Bea" Mary Hopwood will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, February 14, 2014 at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church in Hessmer with Father Edwin Rodriguez officiating. Interment will be in St. Alphonsus Cemetery in Hessmer. Arrangements are under the direction of Hixson Brothers Funeral Home of Marksville.
Mrs. Hopwood, age 81, of Mansura, passed away on Sunday, February 9, 2014 at Rapides Regional Medical Center in Alexandria. She was preceded in death by her parents, Cyril and Pauline Dauzat Jeansonne, and husband Gerald Hopwood.
She is survived by one son, Douglas Tassin of Hessmer, two daughters, Kelley Gaines of Hessmer, Susan Waylen of Alabama, three sisters, Jeanette Armand of Bunkie, Bettye Dauzat of Hessmer, Dianna Cox of Bunkie, four grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.
Visitation will be held at Hixson Brothers Funeral Home on Thursday, February 13, 2014 from 5:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. and will resume at 8:00 a.m. on Friday, February 14, 2014 until shortly before service time.
A rosary will be recited at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday at Hixson Brothers.
To extend online condolences to the Hopwood family, please visit our website at www.hixsonbrothers.com
Published in The Town Talk on Feb. 12, 2014