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Melinda Hopton
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HOPTON, Melinda - Age 52, of Swartz Creek, died Tuesday, June 6, 2017. Memorial services will be held 11 AM Saturday June 10, 2017, at New Creation Church of God, 3470 Lennon Road, Flint, MI. Dr. Herbert Banks officiating. Visitation will be held 9:30 AM until time of service at the church on Saturday. Arrangements provided by Sharp Funeral Homes, Miller Road Chapel, 8138 Miller Road, Swartz Creek. Those desiring may make contributions to New Creation Church of God. Melinda was born May 31, 1965 in Jay County, IN, the daughter of Harry "Mark" and Ruby Ellen Stump. She married Daniel Hopton on March 3, 1990 in Anderson IN. Melinda enjoyed working with children and church youth group. She loved playing volleyball and spending time with family, her church family and friends. Mrs. Hopton worked for the Swartz Creek Community Schools for 8 years and currently taught religion education at New Creation Church of God. Melinda was the Director of Children's Ministry at her church and was involved with the youth in planning activities and events for the young group. Surviving are: husband, Daniel of Swartz Creek; children, Kylene Hopton of IN, Joshua Hopton of Swartz Creek, Daniel "Logan" Hopton of England. She is also survived by her mother, Ruby (Keith) Rinker of FL; father, Mark (Janet) Stump of IN; siblings, Margaret (Randy) Chaney of IN, Michele Colburn of FL, Jon (Maureen) Rinker of WA,Cindy Bales of IN, Carla Rinker of IN, Neil (Beth) Rinker of IN; many nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews. Online condolences may be posted on the obituaries page of www.sharpfuneralhomes.com.


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Visitation

Saturday

10

Jun

9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
New Creation Church of God

3472 W. Lennon Road
Flint, MI 48507

Memorial service

Saturday

10

Jun

11:00 AM
New Creation Church of God

3472 W. Lennon Road
Flint, MI 48507

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