The community will come together to mourn the loss of , an East Hampton pastor and custodian, at his church on Friday and Saturday.
Hopson died unexpectedly on Monday. He was 59.
Services will be held at the , where Hopson preached, at 60 Spinner Lane (formerly Cross Highway) in East Hampton.
Visitation will take place on Friday from 5 to 8 p.m., followed by a funeral on Saturday.
The will have an honor guard at the wake, as the reverend was also the department chaplain since 2004. His son Earl Hopson Jr. is also a detective.
A funeral service will be held on Saturday at 11 a.m. The Rev. Marvin Dozier will officiate. Internment will follow at the Edgewood Cemetery on Edgewood Road in Bridgehampton.
in Southampton is handling the details.