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Alonzo Leslie Hooker
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    1125 E. Montague Avenue
    North Charleston, SC 29405

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“God bless Mr. Hooker. I remember him from Charleston Army Depot where I worked until its closing. He was a fine man. ”
1 of 13 | Posted by: Cynthia Hill - Chesterfield, VA

“Dear Stephanie and Family,We know how special your Daddy was and how much he was loved by you and your family. We are so very sorry for your loss...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Debbie McCravy - Charleston, SC

“Sharon and I send our thoughts to all of Al's family and extended family members. Al Hooker was such a gentleman and outstanding American. We could...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Converse and Sharon Chellis - SC

“I am truly sorry for your loss, may the God of all peace and comfort be with all of you,during your time sorrow. ”
4 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“We are sorry for your lose! Please know your family is in our thoughts and prayers! Much love, the Atkinson Family ”
5 of 13 | Posted by: Kelly Atkinson - Hanahan, SC

“Mr. Hooker was a very nice man who I met once at his home on the lake when Rodney invited me up to stay for a weekend of golf. We had a great time...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Joe Bowler - Charleston, SC

“June and family, I pray that the happiest, warmest and most loving memories comfort you with every thought of your dad. Warmly ”
7 of 13 | Posted by: Brenda Ferguson - Charleston, SC

“Stephanie I'm simultaneously heartbroken for you & rejoicing for your dad! Please accept my heartfelt condolences & prayers for God's peace that...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: Glenn Hair - N. Chuck, SC

“June and family, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your father. I know he was a very special person in your life and will be missed by many. ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: Gloria Purcell - Charleston, SC

“God bless you Stephanie and family as you bid farewell to a wonderful man and father, may he Rest In Peace with his beloved wife. Our hearts and...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Sandra Mattei - Vance, SC

“A lot of good memories growing up with and spending time with the Hookers. Mr. Hooker was a kind and loving man. I'm blessed to have known him. ”
11 of 13 | Posted by: Shelly Dandridge - Mt. Pleasant, SC

“Brenda, June, Rodney and Stephanie and all the family, you are in our hearts during this difficult time. We will all miss Uncle Al so much. I am so...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: Tibby Steedly - Hendersonville, NC

“Mr. Bunch must have been a wonderful man, husband and father. His daughter is a reflection of that. May the family find comfort in the many...Read More »
13 of 13 | Posted by: Amira Cranor - Daniel Island, SC


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Alonzo Leslie Hooker, 92, of North Charleston and Mill Creek, South Carolina, widower of Helen Steedly Hooker, entered into eternal rest Saturday, January 14, 2017. His Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, January 18, 2017 in North Charleston United Methodist Church, 1125 E. Montague Avenue at 11:00 a.m. Interment will be at Hunters Chapel Baptist Churchyard, Hunters Chapel Community, SC at 3:00 p.m. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., Northwoods Chapel, 2180 Greenridge Road.

Al was born May 7, 1924 in Canton, North Carolina. He was the son of Willie Fuller Hooker and Edith Estelle Herndon Hooker. Al attended schools in North, South Carolina and Branchville, South Carolina. He was a veteran of the US Army, and served in World War II in Germany in the 89th Infantry Division, Calvary Reconn Troop. He was honorably discharged in June of 1945. He retired from Civil Service in 1980 after 35 years at the Charleston Army Depot and the Naval Weapons Station. Al then worked in the private sector as a project manager and consultant in several private engineering firms. In retirement, he enjoyed his home on Lake Marion at Mill Creek, SC. He was a longtime member of Aldersgate United Methodist Church, IEEE, and the Elks Lodge.

Mr. Hooker was preceded in death by his wife of 56 years, Helen; a daughter, Beverly Gail; and three sisters: Martha June Hooker, Gwelma Plummer, and Frances Neill.He is survived by his three daughters: June H. Bunch (Dexter), Stephanie Coulter (Guy Moreland), and Brenda Hood (Gene); son, Rodney Hooker (Jenny); sister, Willie Lou Jackson; two brothers: Tommy Hooker and Buddy Hooker; sister-in-law, Betty Steedly; eleven grandchildren: Darcie Mullinax, Heath Hood, Allyson Hood Wood, Kimberly Drake, Duncan Bunch, Anna Bunch, Maggie Kindt, Ashton Pavlischek, Shannon Coulter, ... READ MORE →

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