SEPTEMBER 15, 1940 - OCTOBER 23, 2008

GROVE - Sarah Jean Hopper, 68, of Grove, passed away Thursday October 23, 2008 suddenly at home.

Sarah was born to John and Jeannette Geddings in Pelion, S.C on September 15, 1940. She married Ronald Hopper at the age of 16 and they had six children.

Sarah enjoyed traveling to see her loving family, crocheting, and sewing. Sarah moved to Grove from Antioch, CA in 1998.

Sarah is preceded in death by her husband Ronald, one brother Pete Geddings, two sisters Emily Rapp and Peggy Shraut.

Sarah is survived by three daughters, Rose Hopper of Grove, OK, Joyce Turner of CA, and Donna Hillman of CA; four sons Don Hopper of Grove, OK; Steve Cutler of SC; Eric Cutler of CA; Mark Hopper of CA. Sarah is also survived by four sisters, Barbara Miller of TX, Carolyn Breazeal of TX, Doris Beard of SC, Gayle Brunson of SC, three brothers, John Geddings of SC, Jack Geddings of SC, and Dan Geddings of SC. Sarah has eleven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren that she loved dearly.

Service was held at Funeral Services of Grand Lake Chapel in Grove on Saturday October 25, 2008 at 2:00pm. Pastor M.L. Jackson will be officiating the service. Services were entrusted to Funeral Services of Grand Lake. Online condolences may be made at