Clara Estella Copeland
Posted: Friday, May 28, 2010 3:43 pm
Mrs. Clara Estella Copeland, 94, of Fulton, Ky., died Sunday, May 23, 2010, at her residence.
Services were held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Hornbeak Funeral Home Chapel in Fulton with Rev. Jim Wallace officiating. Burial was in Greenlea Cemetery, Fulton.
Mrs. Copeland was born Oct. 18, 1915, in Cottage Grove, daughter of the late Ezra and Jane Burnett Wimberly. She was the widow of Clarence Riley Copeland. She had been a seamstress for Martin Manufacturing Company and a member of United Methodist Church in the Harris Station community.
Survivors include five sons and three daughters-in-law, George T. and Faye Copeland of Ocean Springs, Miss., Jerry and Ann Copeland of Sulligent, Ala., Rev. Bill Copeland of Sidonia, Robert Lee Copeland of Fulton, Clarence Jr. and Jeraldine Copeland of South Fulton; two daughters and one son-in-law, Diana Cunningham of Fulton, Pam and Jim Resenic of Colleyville, Texas; 19 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; and 15 great-great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by one son, Frank Copeland; two brothers, William Lee Stratton and Robert Dea Stratton; one sister, Beulah McClain; two granddaughters, Kathi Copeland and Misty Copeland; and two grandsons, Jerry Dale Copeland and William W. Copeland Jr.
Condolences may be left online at www.hornbeakfuneralchapel.com.