Jessie J. Hooper

Jessie J. Hooper, 93, Altoona, formerly of Claysburg, died Saturday at her residence.

She was born in Barree, daughter of the late Roy I. and Susan (Musselman) McCarty. She married Jesse L. Hooper in 1953. He preceded her in death in 1972.

Jessie is survived by four sons: Michael McCarty and wife, Cindy, and Wayne McCarty and wife, Debbie, all of East Freedom, James Hooper and wife, Patty, with whom Jessie resided under their loving care, and Patrick Hooper and wife, Doreen, of Warren, Ohio; a sister; and many grandchildren; and great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Shirette Lingenfelter; and 11 siblings.

Jessie was a member of Claysburg United Methodist Church. She enjoyed playing bingo, crocheting and baking.

A funeral service will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are by The Stevens Mortuary Inc., 1421 Eighth Ave., Altoona.