Obituaries

Eula Mae Copes 1929 - 2008

Memorial services for Eula Mae Copes, 79, Williamsville, Mo., were Sunday at Ruegg Funeral Home, Williamsville. She died Sept. 24, 2008, in the Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center, Poplar Bluff, Mo. Burial was in Carson Hill Cemetery, Mill Spring, Mo.
Mrs. Copes was born Aug. 10, 1929, near Leeper, Mo., to Norvin and Ada Jane Condray. She was a member of the General Baptist Church and a homemaker who enjoyed cooking and gardening. Her specialty was coconut cream pie.
She married Virgil T. Copes June 16, 1947.
Mrs. Copes was preceded in death by her husband in 1991, two brothers, Joby Lee and Norvin Leo Condray; a sister Rose Ann Dawson, and two grand children. She is survived by three sons, David Ray Copes, Hartville, Mo., Roger Lynn Copes, Pineville, Ark., Jerry Copes, Williamsville; a daughter-in-law Beverly Copes, Denton, Texas; a brother Kenneth Condra, Williamsville, two sisters, Mary Secrease, Golden, Colo., Millie Riggins, Hartville, six grand children and 13 great grandchildren.