Age 84, of Lansing, MI, passed away December 2, 2013. He was born February 23, 1929, in Lansing, son of Leslie and Dora Hocking.
The funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, December 6, 2013, at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel, with the Rev. Dr. James Robinson of Bethel Baptist Church officiating. Interment will follow in Evergreen Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4-7 p.m. on Thursday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Sparrow Foundation.