Danny Leroy's Story
Danny Leroy Hopkins, 67, of Shelbyville, Illinois, formerly of Tower Hill died Monday, October 23, 2017 at 12:12 AM at Pana Community Hospital, Pana, Illinois. Cremation rites have been accorded.
Danny Leroy Hopkins was born Tuesday, May 30, 1950 in Shelbyville, Illinois the son of George William and June Emmajean (maiden name Griffith) Hopkins. Danny grew up in Tower Hill. He was a member of Knobs Baptist Church, Tower Hill. He was previously the owner of Hopkins Auto Sales and Hopkins & Sons Towing, both in Tower Hill. He also worked as a farm hand.
Danny Leroy Hopkins is survived by sons Chad Hopkins (fiancé Jody) of Rosamond and Jesse Hopkins of Tower Hill; daughter Tammy Hopkins of Pana; and seven grandchildren. Also surviving are three sisters: Nancy Smith (Earl) of Herrick, Peggy Pease (Larry) of Tower Hill, and Amy Hopkins of Shelbyville; and two brothers: Scott Hopkins (Shirley) of Lakewood, Illinois and Tony Hopkins of Jacksonville, Florida. He is preceded in death by his parents and one brother, James Hopkins, who died in infancy.
Memorials and contributions on behalf of Danny Leroy Hopkins are kindly requested by the family and may be sent to Chad Hopkins, P.O. Box 73, Rosamond, IL 62083. The family is being served by Kennedy & Sons Pana, Illinois.
Published on October 25, 2017