Sally Hopkins

  • Born: January 19, 1955
  • Died: September 13, 2020
  • Location: Sterling, Illinois

McDonald Funeral Home

1002 12th Avenue
Rock Falls, IL 61071

Tel. (815) 626-6311

Tribute & Message From The Family


STERLING – Sally Hopkins, age 65, died at her home in Sterling Sunday, September 13, 2020.
Sally was born on January 19, 1955 in Sterling the daughter of Vernon and Irene (Murphy) Williams. She married Sherman Hopkins in Sterling on August 11, 1995. She was an Entertainer for many years. Sally was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church in Sterling. She loved to bake, make jewelry, crafts, singing and especially spending time with her family.
Survivors include her husband, Sherman of Sterling; 1 daughter; 1 son, Justin (Amanda Valdez) Williams of Sterling; 6 step children; 2 sisters, Charlotte Smith of Rockford and Robin (Derant Degraffenreid) Williams of Sterling; 2 brothers, Don (Toots) Williams of Yankton, S.D. and Mike (Elaine) Williams of Sterling; many grandchildren; several great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews including special nieces Kassy and Erin.
She was preceded in death by her parents; 9 siblings; 1 step child.
Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Arrangements were completed by the McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls


Condolence & Memory Journal

Sally was a wonderful, caring person. my heart goes out to Sherman and the family. She was loved by all especially my late brother, Mel Shrake.

Posted by Beverly Julien - ROCK FALLS, IL - friend   September 23, 2020

Couldn't have gotten to know a nicer, sweeter person.

Posted by Connie Weatherby - Sterling, IL   September 15, 2020