Published Saturday, December 01, 2012

Mrs. Eunice English Copeland

Mrs. Eunice English Copeland, 98, died Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, at her home in Newnan. She was born June 17, 1914, in Locust Grove, GA, to the late Joseph Johnson English & Lillie Mae Tollerson English. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by husband, Thomas Alton Copeland and son, Darrell Copeland.

Mrs. Copeland was a longtime, devoted member of Unity Baptist Church. The funeral is Sunday, Dec. 2, at 2 p.m. at Unity Baptist Church with Pastor Danny Wilson officiating.

Mrs. Copeland will lie in state at the church on Sunday beginning at 1:30 p.m. The visitation is Saturday afternoon from 4 - 6 at McKoon Funeral Home, 38 Jackson St., Newnan. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park.

Condolences can be expressed online at www.mckoon.com .

Survivors include grandchildren, Becky Copeland Russell & husband Rusty, Mike Copeland & wife Angie; daughter-in-law, Dianne Copeland; great-grandchildren, Jay Russell, Abby Russell, Aaron Copeland, Anna Copeland, Alex Copeland, Alyssa Copeland; sisters, Janie Souther, Irma Gooden; brother, Eugene English & wife Beverly; and numerous nieces & nephews.

McKoon Funeral Home, 770-253-4580.

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