EAST PRAIRIE -- Darlene Michelle Hopper Scott, 50, died Dec. 18, 2011, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston.
Born Sept. 22, 1961, at Sikeston, to John "Dugan" and Zallie Slayden "Sue" Hopper, she was a 1979 graduate of Charleston High School and had been employed as a rural mail carrier for the East Prairie Post Office until ill health forced her retirement. She was a member of the Eagles Club at New Madrid and of the Full Gospel Church in East Prairie.
In addition to her parents, survivors include: one son and his fiancee, Zachary Kevin Scott and Megan Pearman of Cape Girardeau; and her former husband, Greg Scott of East Prairie.
Visitation is scheduled from 11 a.m. until service time at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston. Eric McGruder, pastor of Full Gospel Church in East Prairie, will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Dogwood Cemetery near East Prairie.
Online condolences may shared at www.mcmiklefuneralhome.com.