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Friday February 18th, 2022

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Terry Hopkins

   Terry Wayne “Hoppy” Hopkins, 66, formerly of Williamsburg, passed away on Thursday, February 3 in Indianapolis.

   Terry was born on June 29, 1955 in Richmond. He was the youngest son of William James and Mary Jane Shock Hopkins.

   Terry spent his childhood on South 4th Street with his siblings Ronald, Cheryl, Carol and Danny. When he was a teenager, his family moved to Fountain City. His love of music blossomed when he joined the Northeastern High School Band and Jazz Band, where he was an excellent trumpet player.

   Terry married Deborah Stratton on June 14, 1975. They were married 45 years. Together, they were blessed with a son, Jeremy (Deidra); grandchildren, Kourtnee and Grady; and great-grandchildren Elianna and Rayden.

   Terry joined the Richmond Police Department in 1980. He was a graduate of the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy and the Southern Police Institute. He served the community for 33 years before retiring as a Captain. Terry enjoyed target shooting, motorcycling and attending racing events.

   There will be no visitation or funeral. A private graveside service will be conducted in Earlham Cemetery.

   Memorial contributions are encouraged for the Northeastern Music Boosters, 7295 US 27 North, Fountain City, IN 47341.

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Very sorry for your loss. Prayers

Margaret Conyers Mar 3 2022 6:29 AM

Our deepest sympathy and prayers for Terry's family for their loss. Thank you for your service to this community Terry.

Kris and Linda Wolski Feb 20 2022 8:45 PM

R.I.P. Terry. No more pain no more worries. Fly High Terry. Prayers for the family.

Anna Marie Hopkins Cross Feb 12 2022 1:28 PM

Terry was a good friend throughout high school, and as a police officer, assisted me in several mishaps, always a kind and good person. I will always remember him this way. Fly high Terry,

Karla Mullins-Buckley Feb 10 2022 7:53 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Terry Hopkins

Karla Buckley Feb 10 2022 7:49 AM

I worked with Terry and he was an excellent supervisor and always helped me when I needed it, RIP Terry.

Bobby Lipps Feb 10 2022 7:41 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Terry Hopkins

Sherry Sluka Feb 8 2022 1:24 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Terry Hopkins

Sherry Sluka Feb 8 2022 1:23 PM

Terry, I truly pray you are now at peace. Thank you for your honest dedicated service for all those years, for that is how Ill choose to remember you.

Chuck M Feb 8 2022 3:28 AM

Terry was an inspiration to me and others. I will always remember how the two of you went out of your way to bring people together in friendship. You have my deepest sympathy Debbie.

Shirley King Feb 7 2022 11:09 PM

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