Zade Frank Hooper, 88, lifelong resident of Anton passed away on August 15, 2013, in Lubbock. He was born May 15, 1926 in Temple, OK. to Charles Wrigley and Lois Hooper.
Zade married Dorothy Joyce Motl on November 27, 1948 in Anton. He was a rural mail carrier for 43 years. He served his country in the US Navy during WWll. Zade loved going to all the school events and stock shows in support of his children and grandchildren. He was an avid trout fisherman. He was also very active in the community serving on the Anton School Board, City Council, Lions Club, the Ag and Athletic Boosters and a Member of the Board at the First Uninted Methodist Church. Zade was a member of the First United Methodist Church.
Zade is survived by 3 daughters, Zita Hooper, Denise Stephenson and husband Sammy, Chloe Swan and husband Charlie, all of Anton. 4 Grandchildren, Clint Stephenson of Shallowater, Cory Stephenson of Munday, Brad Swan of Anton and Jarrod Swan of Lubbock, and 5 Great-Grandchildren, Hudson, Elliette and Everley Stephenson of Munday, TX. and Brynlee and Branson Swan of Anton. He is also survived by 1 Sister Louise Harper of Plainview. He is preceded in death by his wife Dorothy, March 31, 2014, 1 Sister, Nelda Tullis and his Parents, Charles and Lois Hooper.
Funeral services will be 11:00 AM Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at the First United Methodist Church in Anton. Interment will follow at the Anton Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to The First United Methodist Church or the Anton Cemetery.
Arrangements are under the personal care of Hillcrest Funeral Home in Littlefield.