Originally created 01/09/01

Mrs. Mattie Copeland



Mrs. Mattie Hall Copeland, 92, died Sunday, Jan. 7, 2001, at West Lake Manor Health Care.

The funeral will be at 3 p.m. Wednesday at Platt's Funeral Home, Crawford Avenue, with Dr. Don Manning officiating. Burial will be in West View Cemetery.

Mrs. Copeland, a native of Wagener, was a homemaker and a member of Augusta-Richmond County Committee for Good Government and First Christian Church.

Survivors include two daughters, Mildred Johnson and Doris Harden Dent, both of Augusta; her stepmother, Novella Bailey, Wagner; two brothers, Leroy Hall and Lewis Hall, both of Martinez; a sister, Louree Shuman, Martinez; two stepsisters, Annie Lou Hall and Betty Jean Fox, both of Wagener; and two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Merrill Wilkie, Billy Johnson, Fred Johnson, Jarell Cooper, Millard Fox and Mike Cox.

Memorials may be made to: First Christian Church Historic Restoration Fund, 629 Greene St., Augusta, GA 30901.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle Jan. 9, 2001