Frank Copeland
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Frank W. Copeland Jr., 85, of Brookport, formerly of Kempton, Ind., passed away at 1:45 p.m. Friday, Sept. 21, 2012 at his residence.

Frank attended Waldo Baptist Church and was a member of the American Legion. He was an Army veteran serving during World War II.

Frank retired from Chrysler Corp in Kokomo, Ind.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Copeland of Brookport; two nieces, Melva Ann Lusby of Norma, Okla. and Kathy Wooten of Paducah; three nephews, Charles Harris of California, Victor Atwell of Kokomo and David Atwell of Hickory, Ky.; and his precious friends, Gene and Darlene Reynolds of Brookport.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank W. Copeland Sr. and Julia Johnston Copeland; and one sister, Alberta Harris.

Funeral service was held Tuesday at Brookport Funeral Home with Rev. David Atwell officiating. Music was provided by Alex Wooten, soloist.

Burial followed at Metropolis Memorial Gardens with military rites. Pallbearers were Casey Atwell, Alex Wooten, Richard Wooten, Gene Reynolds, Joe Jenkins and David Atwell.

Memorials may be made to Project Hope Humane Society, 1660 W. 10th St., Metropolis, IL 62960.
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