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BRENHAM - A prominent businessman from Brenham died in his home Monday night.
69-year-old Mike Hopkins was reportedly ill for some time before his passing.
Hopkins owned and operated Mike Hopkins Distributing for nearly 30 years and constantly expanded his operation.
Hopkins was also very active in the community, and was named the Washington County Man of the Year in 2008.
Funeral services are pending at the Memorial Oaks Chapel.