81 year old Robert Harry Hooper of Smithville died Monday at River Park Hospital in McMinnville. He was a member of the Whorton Springs Baptist Church and a retired self employed carpenter. The funeral will be held Thursday at 2:00 p.m. at the chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. David Mahan will officiate and burial will be in Whorton Springs Cemetery. He was preceded in death by his parents, Douglas and Maggie Turner Hooper; three brothers, Allen Hooper, Clyde Hooper, and Eddie Hooper. One sister, Louise Story. Survivors include his wife, Billie Ruth Webb Hooper; one son, Tommy Hooper; two daughters and sons-in-law, Brenda and Henry Roberson and Kathy and David Hendrixson all of Smithville. One grandson, Gregory and his wife Kayla Hooper of McMinnville. Two granddaughters, Sondja and Todd McLaughlin of Smithville and Christy and Mark Steel of Cookeville. Two great granddaughters, Jacklyne McLaughlin of Smithville and Kristen Steel of Cookeville. Three brothers and sisters-in-law, T.M. and Juanita Hooper of Smithville, Jack and Marlys Hooper of California, and Billy and his wife Mary Jane Hooper of Smithville. Several nieces and nephews also survive. Visitation will be Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m.. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Robert Harry Hooper
Aug 8 2006