Volume 53, Number 21

fourteen pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, May 26, 2016

Obituaries

Virginia Copeland
September 18, 1933 - December 17, 2011

SYLACAUGA, AL--Virginia Nell Conner Copeland, 78, 1804 Rush Rd., Sylacauga, AL. passed away Saturday, Dec. 17, 2011 at her residence.
She was born Sept. 18, 1933 in Russell Co., KY to the late Everett and Stella (Conner) Conner. Mrs. Copeland lived most of her life in Ohio, she was a housewife and a member of the Church of God.
Other than her parents she is preceded in death by two sisters, Ida Workman and Mildred Groce; two brothers, Herbert Davis and Jimmy Conner.
Survivors include her husband, Alton Ottis Copeland, Sylacauga, AL; two daughters, Beverly Price of Hamilton, OH and Kathy Cox of Middleton, OH; son, Christopher Copeland, Portland, OR; three sisters, Vida Davis Harris and Janice Kemp of Hamilton, OH and Bonnie Wilson of Somerset, KY; two brothers, Gene Conner, Russell Springs, KY and Douglas Conner, Hamilton,OH; four grandchildren, Abbigale Price, Benjamin Price, Emily Watkins and Amanda Hoskins; great-grandchild, Abbigale Hoskins.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2011 at Brown Funeral Chapel with Bro. Alton Copeland officiating and burial at Tidrow Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Calvin Price, Benjamin Price, Andy Watkins, Ernie Copeland, Brian Copeland and Nathan Copeland.
Special care provided by Brown Funeral Chapel.

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