|Birth: ||Aug. 9, 1909|
|Death: ||Apr. 24, 1987|
The Steele Enterprise, Steele, Missouri
Thursday, April 30, 1987
Mrs. Annie Copeland, daughter of the late William Harvey Dancer and Rosa Gatley Dancer, was born August 9, 1909 in McNairy County, Tenn. She died April 24, 1987 at the River Oaks Nursing Home in Steele, Mo., at the age of 77 years.
At Stantonville, Tennessee, October 19, 1927 she was united in marriage to Virgil R. Copeland. To this union five children were born. Besides her husband, a daughter, Ruth Rush, preceded her in death.
She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Steele.
She leaves the following: a son, Eddie Copeland, of Southaven, Miss.; three daughters: Mrs. Dorothy Bolton of Blytheville, Ark., Mrs. Junell Grissom of Lexington, Tenn., and Mrs. Carlene Hackaday of St. Charles, Mo.; a sister: Mrs. Jewel Jernigan of Pine Bluff, Ark.; 18 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held Sunday, April 26, 1987 at 2:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Steele with Rev. James F. McCrary officiating.
Burial was at the Mount Zion Cemetery at Steele, John W. German Funeral Home of Steele in charge.
Pallbearers were Brit Tramel, Frank Copeland, Lopez O'Kane, Dale Martin, James Grissom, and Elmer Davis.
Virgil R. Copeland (1904 - 1974)*
Dorothy Dale Copeland Bolton (____ - 2009)*
Mamie Ruth Copeland Rush (1931 - 1984)*
Mount Zion Cemetery
Created by: Frances Funderburk
Record added: Jul 31, 2013
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