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Rebecca Hafner Hooper

GASTONIA -- Mrs. Rebecca Margaret Hafner Hooper, 85, of Gastonia, died Saturday, June 30, 2007, at Gaston Memorial Hospital.

A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. today at Gaston Memorial Park, with Pastor David Lookadoo officiating.

Mrs. Hooper was a native of Sharon, S.C., formerly of York County and was the daughter of the late Samuel Elie Hafner and Ora Clark Hafner.

She was a member of Bradley Memorial United Methodist Church.

Mrs. Hooper is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law, William M. Jr. and Mary Jean Hooper of Gastonia, Samuel L. and Kimberly Hooper of Orlando, Fla., and Keith B. and Susan Hooper of Gastonia; and her sister, Lois Ray of Atlanta, Ga.

She was preceded in death by her husband, William M. Hooper Sr.; three sisters and two brothers.

Visitation will be from noon to 2 p.m. at McLean Funeral Directors of Gastonia.

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