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Rita Hopkins

January 29, 1961 — May 19, 2021

Rita Faye Hopkins of Selma, passed away on Wednesday, May 19, 2021.

She was born in Selma on January 29, 1961 to the late Hilbert and Bernice Johnson.

She is survived by her brother, Melvin Johnson; children, Veronica (Chris) Friday and Charles Rowlett; grandchildren, Taylor Rowlett, Lauren Jordan, Brooke Pugh, Claye Hopkins, Ashlyn Friday, Tucker Friday, Shianne Smith, Shannen Smith, Nicole Smith, James Johnson, Gabby Johnson, Sam Johnson, Dylan Friede, Madison Bowden, Isabella Bowden, Jacob Bowden, Ethan Everidge, Trey Quigley; nieces, Melissa (Justin) Smith and Debra (Tate) Bowden.

She is preceded in death by her parents; Hilbert and Bernice Johnson, husband; Ronnie Hopkins, mother-in-law; Wilodean Newsome, father-in-law; Buck Newsome, nephew; Alan Johnson and special friend; Jimmie Smith.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, May 21, 2021 from the Selma Funeral Home Chapel at 1:00 p.m. with Bro. Robert Walker officiating.

Interment will follow in New Live Oak Cemetery.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the service.

Pallbearers will be Tate Bowden, Chris Friday, Justin Smith, Ethan Everidge, James Johnson and Charles Rowlett.

Honorary Pallbearers will be Claye Hopkins.

Final care and arrangements have been faithfully entrusted to the care of Selma Funeral Home. Previous Events Visitation MAY 21. 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (CT) Selma Funeral Home 5171 Alabama Highway 22 East Valley Grande, AL 36701 Loading map Funeral Service MAY 21. 1:00 PM. Selma Funeral Home Chapel
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