Shirley June Copeland, 79, of Hartford, passed away at 11:18 p.m. Friday, Oct. 2, 2015, at her residence.
Born Dec. 9, 1935, in Higbee, Mo., she was the daughter of Earl and June (Kirby) Everett.
She married John “Bud” Copeland in Alton in 1968. He died Dec. 28, 2012.
Surviving are four sons, Lance (Anna) Barry of Carterville, Ga., David Copeland of Edwardsville, Dwayne Copeland of Godfrey and Jeff (Jenny) Copeland of Bethalto; and 12 grandchildren, Madeline, Annabelle, Jennifer, Olivia, Brandon, Samuel, Joseph and Caeleb Copeland, Nick, Jake and Robbie Rowe and John Richard Barry.
Her parents, husband and a brother, William Everett, preceded her in death.
Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015, at Marks Mortuary in Wood River, where services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 9, 2015. Pastor Ronnie Johnson will officiate. Burial will follow in Wanda Cemetery in South Roxana.