Posted: Thursday, January 17, 2013 4:00 pm
The Messenger, January 17, 2013
Freddy Joe Copeland, 65, of Red Banks, Miss., died Jan. 14, 2013, at his residence.
Serenity Funeral Home in Holly Springs, Miss., is in charge of arrangements. A memorial service will be scheduled for a later date.
He was born Aug. 4, 1947, to Joe Thomas Copeland and the late Hazel (Blankinship Copeland of Bells.)
Surviving him to cherish his memories is his loving and devoted wife, Vickie (Fletcher) Copeland; three sons, Dale Bass of Red Banks, Johnny Bass of Memphis and Bradley Collins of Ohio; four daughters, Janet Roberts of Red Bank, Mary Clayton of New Albany, Miss., Michelle Collins of Nashville and Elizabeth Collins of Kentucky; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Tommy and Carolyn Copeland of Williston and Jock and Jhoni Copeland of Cordova; three sisters and a brother-in-law, Jill Copeland of Collierville, Crystal Copeland of Jacksonville, N.C., and Kathy and Tim Coates of West Jordon, Utah; three grandchildren, Nathan Bass, Stacy Bass and Canaan Copeland; and a host of relatives and friends.He was also preceded in death by his son, Jeffery Copeland; and his grandson.