Thomas Hooten Jr., of Old Bridge, formerly of Montclair, died on Feb 5, 2019.

Mr. Hooten retired after many years of service as a social worker.

He is survived by his wife Dorothy Lorraine, daughter Tanieka Misa Hooten, three grandchildren, sisters Cheryl Hooten and Denise Hooten Holloway, sister-in-law Barbara Watson, and a host of other relatives and friends.

Visitation for Thomas Hooten Jr. will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21 at Martin's Home For Service, 48 Elm St., Montclair, NJ. A  service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 22 at Agape Church, 501 East Hazelwood Ave., Rahway, NJ 07068.