Obituary: Lemuel Lee “NuNu” Hooper


Funeral services for Lemuel Lee “NuNu” Hooper, 68, of Cullman will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020 at Cullman Funeral Home Chapel with interment in Union Grove Cemetery, Rev. David Chambers officiating.

Cullman Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Hooper passed away Thursday, Jan. 23, 2020 at The Folsom Center.  He was born Aug. 10, 1951 to Alfred and Movaleen Hudson Hooper.  He had been a resident of The Folsom Center for 22 years as a result of contracting polio as a child.  He loved softball and the Margaret Jean Jones Center.  He was well loved by his family and his Folsom Center family.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Margaret Jean Jones Center.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother Wyndall Hooper; two infant sisters Mazel and Edna Hooper; nephew Greg Hooper; and sister-in-law Doris Hooper.

Survivors include his brothers Johnny Hooper and Gary (Lucille) Hooper; nieces, nephews, family and friends.

Visitation will be Friday evening at the funeral home from 5:30-8 p.m.

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