TALLAPOOSA - Clyde Jerome Copeland, 54, died July 14, 2007 at his home.
Born Oct. 2, 1952 in Portageville, he was the son of the late Kelly and Myrtle May Brock Copeland. He was employed by Noranda Aluminum and a veteran of the U.S. Army. On Oct. 2, 1990 in Dyersburg, Tenn., he married Barbara Rae Woolums who survives of the home.
Other survivors include: two sons, Travis Dean Copeland of the home and Clyde Jerome Copeland, Jr. of Ripley, Tenn.; one daughter, Hope Barnett of Stuttgart, Ark.; one stepdaugther, Quinta Glass of the home; one brother, Fred Copeland of Tallapoosa; six sisters, Dottie Tyler of Piedmont, Barbara Wilburn of Hamlet, Ind., Anne Gasparas of Whitesboro, Tx., Jean Mathis of Marston, and Goldie Howard and Mandy Pierce of Dyersburg, Tenn.; and two grandsons.
He was preceded in death by three brothers, Lenzie Copeland, Kelly Dewayne Copeland, and Roger Dale Copeland.
Visitation was Monday night at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden. Services will be today at 11 a.m. at the Bradshaw Funeral Home with the Rev. Earl Dell officiating. Burial will follow with military rites in the Stanfield Cemetery in Clarkton.