Jean H. G. Hooper

obit_hooperKILMARNOCK—Jean Hudnall Gill Hooper passed away December 12, 2016.

She was born February 19, 1930, the daughter of Palmer and Ethel Hudnall.

She was preceded in death by her son, Leland Calvin “Lee” Gill Jr.; and her husbands, Leland Calvin Gill Sr. and W. E. Hooper Sr.

She is survived by her daughter, Pam Gill Deihl; her grandchildren, Mary Beth Deihl, Wendy Deihl, Katie Walker, Scott Gill, Sarah Pittman and Clay Gill, as well as four great-grandchildren, Claire Walker, Ben Pittman, Isabella Gill and Samuel Gill.

A long time lover of the outdoors, she loved her life on Gnatty Point….crabbing, gardening and being with friends and family at the Crabhouse on Dividing Creek.

She also loved the game of golf…picking it up in her later years and becoming a championship player.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, December 15, at Currie Funeral Home. Interment will follow the service in Rehoboth United Methodist Church Cemetery. Family received friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, December 14, at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, please send contributions to the Dreamfields Fund, c/o Dreamfields Endowment, River Counties Community Foundation, P. O. Box 222, Kilmarnock, VA 22482.


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