Obituaries for Wed., March 5, 2014

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, March 5, 2014


Nancy Carol Marshall, 72, of Andalusia, passed away Wed., Feb. 26, 2014, at her residence.

Funeral services were held Tues., March 4, at Keahey Funeral Home Chapel. The Rev. Joe Jackson officiated. Interment followed in the Stone Lake Gardens.

Marshall is survived by sons, Terry Bishop of North Dakota, William (Rose Marie) Bishop of Maine, Richard Bishop of Andalusia and Fred Upton of Andalusia; daughters, Susan Stephens of Andalusia, Carol (Tyler) Graham of Andalusia and Rebecca Vandyke of Mississippi; step-daughter, Menette Powell of Louisiana; 28 grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren

She was preceded in death by her husband, Joel Marshall.

Pallbearers were John Morley, Nick Upton, Eric Upton, Michael Vandyke, Bryan Brewer and Daniel Burden.

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Eugene Copeland, 79, of the Hopewell community, passed away Mon., March 3, 2014, in the Andalusia Hospital.

Funeral services will be held Thurs., March 6, at 2:30 p.m. at Hopewell Baptist Church with the Rev. Barry Wilkinson and the Rev. Herbert Brown officiating. Interment will follow in Hopewell Cemetery. Visitation will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at Hopewell Baptist Church.

Copeland is survived by his wife, Emma B. Copeland of the Hopewell community; son, Randall (Melissa) Copeland of the Red Oak community; daughter, Peggy (Herbert) Brown of Greenville; sister, Ann (Oren) Hilton of Mobile; brother, Jerry P. (Carol) Copeland of Titusville, Fla; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Flowers will be accepted or contributions may be made to one’s favorite charity.

Family and friends unable to attend the services may sign the guest registry online at