The Richmond Register

May 14, 2013

Leora Franklin Hocker


Smith & Smith of Lexington

RICHMOND — Leora Franklin Hocker, wife of James Hocker, departed this life on May 12, 2013.

She also is survived by: two daughters, Marie (Chester) Rose and Betsy (Donald) Campbell; a brother, Curtis (Nancy) Rhodes; two sisters, Clara Kemp of Cincinnati, and Charlesetta (Herman) Waters; six grandchildren, Robert Estill, David Estill, Shannon Gardner, LaDonna Campbell, Jeremy Campbell and Devron Campbell; 16 great-grandchildren; four great-great grandchildren; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Funeral services noon Friday, May 17, at First Baptist Church, 300 Francis St., Richmond.

Visitation is 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, May 16, at the church.

Arrangements by Smith & Smith of Lexington.