Phyllis Jean Hopper

  • Born: November 13, 1934
  • Died: September 12, 2013
  • Location: Yucca Valley, California

Rose Mortuary & Crematory

71555 Highway 111
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
Tel. (760) 251-7673

Tribute & Message From The Family

Phyllis passed away on September 12, 2013.. Our mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, was a wonderful and loving person. She was a very generous person and had no enemies. She was the loved by all. She opened her house to anyone who needed a place to stay.
She was born Phyllis Jean Mattox in Liberty, Crawford Co., MO on November 13, 1934. Her parents' names were Harold Gotch Breeden and Lucille Annette Mattox.
She married Archie Hagy and Virgil Tyree which both ended in divorce. She married Kenneth Hopper on 29 Apr 1973.
She is survived by her children Franklin Hagy of AZ, Annette Hagy-Rose (Ken Rose) of TX, James (Barbara) Tyree and David Tyree of CA ; Step Children Kenneth (Norma) Hopper of NV, Keena (Alen) Babrocky, Mark (Jody) Hopper, Kelly (Peter) Hopper, and Kurtis (Kelly) Hopper of CA; grandchildren, great grandchildren; Niece Cindy (Eric) Jones; a brother Tom (Debbie) Johnson of Mo, a sister Mary Lou Schrum of In, Uncle Sherwood (Sarah) Mattox of MO. She was preceded in death by her husband Kenneth E. Hopper, son Carl Hagy and daughter Cheryl Tyree Vreeland and parents.
She lived most of her life in California. She did factory work in the 80s working for Moore Business Forms in El Monte, Ca.
She grew up at her grandparent's farm in Missouri. She loved animals especially Cats and dogs.
She was a wonderful mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, to us. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.
A Graveside Funeral Service will be held at the Riverside National Cemetery, 22495 Van Buren Boulevard, Riverside, California at 12:30 P.M. on September, 30, 2013.
Charitable Donations may be given White Rock Horse Rescue (
Services are under the direction of Rose Mortuary of Desert Hot Springs, California.