RICHMOND, Va. — Mr. Ralph Allen Hockaday Sr., 89, of Richmond, Virginia, and formerly of Roanoke Rapids, died on Monday, Oct. 12, 2020, at the comfort of his residence.

Visitation will be held from noon to 12:45 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 17 at the chapel of H.D. Pope Funeral Home, 520 Smith Church Road in Roanoke Rapids, which is handling the arrangements. Graveside services will follow at 1:00 p.m. at Crestview Memorial Cemetery.

Due to COVID-19, the governor of North Carolina has asked that all gatherings be limited to no more than 50 people including staff and all attendees such as clergy, ushers, musicians, etc. Please check with the family to see if you are invited.

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