Obituaries for Thurs., March 6, 2014

Published 12:00 am Thursday, March 6, 2014


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

Funeral services will be held today, 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 today 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