Reggie Hooker, Jr.

Funeral Services were held Saturday, September 29, 2018, at Springhill M.B. Church for Mr. Reggie “Wolf” Hooker, Jr., 66, who died Monday, September 17, 2018, at Jeff Davis Community Hospital. Rev. Roy Thompson, pastor, officiated, with interment following in Zion Hill Church of God in Christ cemetery. Johnson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Reggie Hooker is the son of the later Reggie Hooker, Sr., and Vertie Bell Hooker. He attended Springhill M.B. Church and J.E. Johnson School. He was employed with Laird’s Funeral Home until his health failed.
He was married to Evelyn Jean Herring, and to this union seven children were born.
He was preceded in death by three sisters, Vergie Lee, Irene and Shirley, and three brothers, Roosevelt, Robert Ear and Ivory Lee.
He is survived by his wife, Evelyn Herring; children, Betty Herring, Reggie Herring, Demetric (Latrell) Lee, Tammy Herring, Elisha Herring, Veronica (Kermit) Young and Lorenzo Herring; 24 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; three sisters, Jerlene (Reuben) Otis, Annie Battee and Mary (Ernest) Martin; brother, Larry Hooker; special friends, Tommy Bullock and Kenneth Warner, and many other relatives and friends.