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Written by Karen Ventrone   
Tuesday, 26 November 2013 17:59

Snow Aldridge Hopper, age 91, of 198 The Ponds Road, Banner Elk, passed away, Saturday morning, November 23, 2013 at Watauga Medical Center.

Mrs. Hopper was born August 31, 1922 in Watauga County, a daughter of the late Linville and Julia McLean Aldridge. She was a homemaker and a charter member of Foscoe Christian Church.

Mrs. Hopper is survived by two sons, Jimmy Hopper and wife Pat of Linville, and Ron Hopper of the Foscoe Community; one daughter, Lisa Aldridge and husband Bob of the Foscoe Community; one sister, Bernell Meredith of Banner Elk and Leesburg, Florida; one granddaughter, Doddi Aldridge of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina; two grandsons, Dustin Aldridge and wife Alicia of the Foscoe Community, and Marshall Hopper and wife Tiffany of Zionville; one step-grandson, Quentin Stewart; one step-granddaughter, Angie Stewart; two great-grandsons, Cameron and Parker, and one great-granddaughter, Mollie Grace. She is also survived by a number of nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by six brothers, Shona Aldridge, Shula Aldridge, Clus Aldridge, Garner Aldridge, Frank Aldridge, and Jim Aldridge, and three sisters, Verla Aldridge, Mina Jo Storie, and Mamie Ethel Shook.

Funeral services for Snow Aldridge Hopper will be conducted Monday evening, November 25, 2013, at 7:00 o'clock, at Foscoe Christian Church. The body will lie in state, at the church, from 5:00 until 7:00 o'clock. Officiating will be Pastor Dan Burkes and Pastor Ken Caswell. Private burial services will be conducted Tuesday in the Foscoe Community Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Monday evening, from 5:00 until 7:00, at the church, prior to the service.

Online condolences may be sent to the Hopper family at

Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of the arrangements.

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