Rosa Lee (Cabe) HopkinsSeptember 21, 1941 ~ April 14, 2017 (age 75)
Rosa Lee Cabe Hopkins, 75, of Franklin, NC, passed away Friday, April 14, 2017. She was born in Macon County, the daughter of the late Edgar and Mattie Vaughn Cabe. She was married to Ralph Hopkins who passed away January 17, 2011. Mrs. Hopkins had worked at CR Industries for 32 years, and was a member of Windy Gap Baptist Church. She loved her church and her church family, for many years she was the church social director and organized many events for everyone to enjoy. She loved yard work, gardening, and was a loving mother and grandmother fondly called “Nana Banana” and “Nana Clause”. She was happiest when she had a grandchild or great-grandchild in her lap.
She is survived by two daughters, Cecilia Teem (Ricky) of Franklin, NC and Janet Toms (Rick) of Hendersonville, NC; three grandchildren, Richard Toms (Angela), Tiffany Toms Miller (Allen) and Jessica Teem Farrell (Shawn); six great-grandchildren, Devin Toms, Harley Toms, Owen Toms, Kendall Farrell, Ethan Farrell and Mattie Farrell; two sisters, Margie Keener of Franklin, NC and Gertrude Miller of Hendersonville, NC; and her special friend and caregiver, Wennona Curtis.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, April 19th at 2:00 pm at Windy Gap Baptist Church with Rev. Mark Bishop, Rev. David Williams and Rev. Bobby Cloer officiating. Burial will be in the Church Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Shawn Farrell, Ethan Farrell, Allen Miller, Richard Toms, Dellyn Vaughn, and Glandon Vaughn.
The family will receive friends from 12:30 to 2:00 pm, Wednesday, prior to the service at the Church.
Online condolences may be made at www.bryantgrantfuneralhome.com. Bryant-Grant Funeral Home is serving the Hopkins family.