Originally created 03/01/01

Mrs. Loretta Hopgood-Clinton



WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. - Mrs. Loretta Denise Hopgood-Clinton, 40, died Monday, Feb. 26, 2001.

The funeral will be at noon Friday at Bethel Baptist Church. Burial will be in Kensico Cemetery, Valhalla.

Mrs. Hopgood-Clinton was a kindergarten teacher for the YWCA and was a member of Bethel Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Arnold Clinton; two sons, Levar Wright and Adrian Clinton, both of White Plains; her mother, Margaret A. Hopgood, White Plains; her father and stepmother, Melvin and Evelyn Pugh, Augusta; three sisters, Amy Bauman and La-Donna Harris, both of Augusta, and Vida Pugh, Gulfport, Fla.; a brother, Eric Pugh, Augusta; and her maternal grandparents, Alton and Lena Hopgood, Augusta.

Memorials may be made to: Loretta Hopgood-Clinton After-school Program Scholarship Fund, c/o Bridget Delaney-Mesi-ana, YWCA, 515 North St., White Plains, NY 10605.

The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to noon Friday at the church.

Lee's Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Augusta Chronicle, March 1, 2001