Former U.S. Congressman for Kentucky’s Sixth Congressional District, Larry Hopkins, died November 15, 2021. He served three terms in Kentucky’s house of representatives, and seven terms in Congress. He was active in the campaign to name Keeneland a national historic landmark and helped establish Lexington’s Annual Women’s conference. He is survived by wife Carolyn Pennebaker Hopkins and their children, Tara Hopkins; KET Executive Director Shae Hopkins; and the actor Josh Hopkins.
A memorial service will be held in the Rotunda of the Kentucky State Capitol in Frankfort on Saturday, December 4th at Noon.
The family suggests memorial contributions to KET, Kentucky Educational Television.