The Herald Bulletin

Afternoon Update


October 10, 2013

Jeannette Hoppes

June 30, 1934 - Oct. 7, 2013

SUMMITVILLE — Jeannette Hoppes, 79, Summitville, died Oct. 7, 2013, at Community Hospital of Anderson after a brief illness.

She was born June 30, 1934, in Summitville, the daughter of Basil Owens and Esther (Carpenter) Owens, and was a lifetime Summitville resident.

Jeannette graduated from Summitville High School, Class of 1952. She was a homemaker and devoted herself to caring for her family. She was a member of the Skoshi Club, the Ladies Auxiliary of the Summitville Fire Department and the Summitville Baptist Church. Jeannette enjoyed TV sporting events, was an avid supporter of Madison-Grant athletics and a fan of Purdue, the Cubs and the Colts.

Survivors include her daughter, Amy (Stephen) Waller of Summitville; two sons, Bruce (Michelle) Hoppes of Fishers, and Andy (Christina) Hoppes of Pendleton; four grandchildren, Lee Hoppes, Alison Hoppes, Kelsey Hoppes and Jessie Waller; brother, Jack (Bertha) Owens of Albany; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband of 48 years, Jackson “Jake” Hoppes in 2002

Services will take place at noon Saturday at Owens-Noffze Funeral Home, 1009 W. Walnut St., Summitville, with Brian Wise officiating. Interment will follow in Vinson Memorial Cemetery in Summitville.

Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Summitville Fire Department through the funeral home.

Post online condolences at or

Text Only
  • Obituaries: Aug. 20

    Obituaries for Ronald J. Bell, Everett Bennett, James N. DeVore, Grace Felzien, Carl Hoehamer, Geraldine Mudd, Bertha Mae Paige and Donald Richardson are published in the Wednesday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    August 20, 2014

  • Pending obituaries: Aug. 20

    Pending obituaries as published in the Wednesday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    August 20, 2014

  • Funerals: Aug. 20 Funeral services and visitation hours as published in the Wednesday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    August 20, 2014

  • OBT - HB0820 - Bertha Paige Bertha Mae Paige Bertha Mae Paige, 90, died Aug. 11, 2014, in Shreveport, La.

    August 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • Grace G. Felzien Grace Gwindolyn (Higginbotham) Felzien of Summitville died Monday, Aug. 18, 2014.

    August 20, 2014

  • OBT - HB0820 Mudd, Geraldine1 Geraldine P. 'Geri' Mudd Geraldine P. “Geri” Mudd, 84, of Anderson, died Aug. 17, 2014, at her residence after an extended illness with Parkinson’s disease.

    August 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • OBT - HB0820 Everett Bennett0001 Everett Leroy Bennett Everett Leroy Bennett, 79, of Anderson, died Aug. 18, 2014, at the St. Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital.

    August 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • OBT - HB0820 Donald Richardson Donald L. Richardson Donald L. Richardson died Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, with our God in Heaven.

    August 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • OBT - HB0820 Ronald Bell Ronald J. Bell Ronald J. Bell, 73, of Oklahoma, died July 19, 2014.

    August 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • Obituaries: Aug. 19

    Obituaries for Carl Hoehamer, Raymond Meyer, Carolyn Shepard, Anna Mae Watkins, Mary Alice White and Helen Wolverton are published in the Tuesday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    August 19, 2014

Obituary Policy
  • Obituary policy

    The Herald Bulletin publishes local basic obituaries, pending death notices and funeral service listings free of charge. Extended obituaries are offered for a fee. Call your funeral home or The Herald Bulletin at 640-4800 for more information.

    Anonymous The Herald Bulletin Mon, January 27
    1 Photo
More Resources from The Herald Bulletin
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide