---- — Troy Edward Hooker, 67, of Harrisburg and formerly of McLeansboro, died 1:55 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, at The Hospice House in Smiths Grove, Ky.
He was born Aug. 6, 1946, in Harrisburg, the son of Edward and Hester (Demarsis) Hooker. He married Judith Lois Mezo; she survives.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sons, Kevin Hooker of Owensboro, Ky., and Mike Mezo of McLeansboro; three daughters, Joetta Lynn Hooker of Smiths Grove, Ky., Kristina Coop of Smiths Grove, Ky., and Angela Bright of Bowling Green, Ky.; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandschildren.
He was a retired assemblyman for General Motors Corp.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Thursday at Gholson Funeral Home in McLeansboro with the Rev. Randy Butler officiating. Burial will be at IOOF Cemetery in McLeansboro.
Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.