On Friday, November 28, 2003, JOHN R. HOPKINS, age 53, of Phoenix, MD; beloved husband of Joyce E. (nee Petree) Hopkins; devoted father of J. Harvey Hopkins of CA, and Nathan W. Hopkins of NY. The family will receive friends at the family owned Peaceful Alternatives Funeral and Cremation Center, 2325 York Road, Timonium, on Friday, December 5, from 6 until 9 P.M. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, December 6 at 2 P.M. at the Towson Presbyterian Church (Chesapeake and Highland Avenues). Interment private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Boy Scouts of America, Baltimore Area Council, Tel. #443-573-2500.