We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Nelson Memorial Gardens, Inc.
Robie "Rob" Clarence Hopkins of Fort Wayne, IN passed away Tuesday, July 5, 2022, at Parkview Hospital (Randallia). Robie was born on August 15, 1951, in Alabama to Floyd and Maggie Lee Hopkins. Robie held a job at an early age but worked at Lincoln Food Service, Inc. for over 30 years. He retired from Lincoln shortly before the plant's closure in 2013. He loved working with his hands and fixing things. Robie is survived by 5 sisters, Berdia Smith, Clarine Robinson, Monica Hopkins, Annett Hopkins, and "Tiny" Hopkins. 3 brothers Floyd Hopkins, Michael Hopkins, and Anthony Hopkins. He also leaves behind 5 children, grandchildren, and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents Floyd and Maggie Hopkins and one sister, Anne Green.