Cumberland Times-News

December 11, 2013

JOSEPH R. POPE JR. [Eastampton, N.J.]


Cumberland Times-News

— EASTAMPTON, N.J.  — Joseph R. Pope Jr., 73, of Eastampton, formerly of Cumberland, passed away Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013.

Joseph is survived by his wife, Tanya L. Pope; his children, Tanya L. Pope and Crystal Pope; his brothers, Anthony M. Pope and Terry L. Pope; his grandchildren, Andrew B. Romero, D’Shawn Muwwakkil, Asya Muwwakkil-Steward, Sabir Muwwakkil, Anwar Muwwakkil and Amir Muwwakkil; and a host of relatives and friends.

Friends will be received at the South Side Baptist Church, 673 Eayrestown Road, Lumberton, N.J., on Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, from 6 to 7 p.m.

A funeral service will be conducted at the South Side Baptist Church on Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013 at 7 p.m.

Friends will be also received at the Adams Family Funeral Home, P.A., 404 Decatur St., Cumberland, (www.AdamsFamilyFuneralHome.com) on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013 from 10 to 11 a.m.

A funeral service will be conducted at the funeral home on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013 at 11 a.m.

Interment will be in the Maryland State Veterans Cemetery at Rocky Gap on Monday, Dec. 16, 2013.

Military honors will be accorded at the funeral home by the Post 13 Veterans Honor Guard.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to the Southside Baptist Church, 673 Eayrestown Road, Lumberton, N.J.