Salon 15

Joseph Hopkins Jr.

August 28, 1949 ~ June 11, 2020 (age 70)

Obituary

JOSEPH HOPKINS JR, son of the late Joseph Hopkins Sr., was born August 28, 1949 in Baltimore, Maryland. He departed this life unexpectedly on June 11, 2020. He received his education in the Baltimore City School System. After high school he had various jobs before gaining permanent employment with Mirabile Construction Company which he worked 40 years before retiring in 2015.

He met his mate Ruth Barney in 1979 before getting married in 1989. Joseph was known to family and friends as "Jumbo" was kind, generous, husband, father, grandfather, brother and son. He will truly be missed by all that knew him.

Preceding him in death father Joseph Hopkins Sr., two sisters, Sharon and Sandra, four brothers, Michael, Rodney, Johnnie and Eric.

He leaves to cherish his memory his wife of 30 years Ruth Hopkins, mother, Lillian Hopkins, two daughters, Sherie (Marvin) and Cherry, one son, Joseph, four brothers, Herbert, Maurice, Tyrone and Nathaniel, one sister, Diane, nine grandchildren, two great grandchildren and a host of family and friends.  

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Services

Walk Through Viewing
Friday
June 19, 2020

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Calvin B. Scruggs Funeral Home
1412 E. Preston Street
Baltimore, MD 21213

Wake
Friday
June 19, 2020

10:30 AM
Calvin B. Scruggs Funeral Home
1412 E. Preston Street
Baltimore, MD 21213

Funeral Service
Friday
June 19, 2020

11:00 AM
Calvin B. Scruggs Funeral Home
1412 E. Preston Street
Baltimore, MD 21213
 

Video is available for this event



Interment following funeral service
Friday
June 19, 2020

Mt. Zion Cemetery
3900 Hollins Ferry rd
Baltimore, MD 21227

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