The campus family mourns the loss of a longtime friend to the college and the Chickasha community. Elwood “Hop” Hopkins, 85, died Sunday, May 23, 2004, after a long illness. He is the father of Jim Hopkins, a computer specialist at USAO, and the husband of Mary Hopkins, retired alumni director and former secretary to the president.
Services are scheduled Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. in the Chapel of Sevier Funeral Home in Chickasha.
Hopkins was born August 19, 1918, in Roosevelt, Okla., the son of Leo and Mary Smith Hopkins. He died May 23, 2004, at his home in Chickasha.