Originally created 08/20/04

Mr. Albert Copeland (MARTINEZ, Ga.)



MARTINEZ, Ga.- Mr. Albert G. Copeland, entered into rest Wednesday, August 18, 2004, in University Hospital. The husband of Mrs. Bessie Mae Copeland. Additional family members include one son, Wilbur R. Swetman; Martinez, two brothers, Edward Copeland; Hephzibah, and Robert Copeland; Myrtle Beach, S.C., four sisters; Catherine Palmer, Margaret Widener and Inez Dorn, all of Augusta and Verma Staley; Tacoma, Wash.; five grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Saturday, August 21, 2004 at 2 p.m. at the Thomas L. King Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow in West View Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Bill Northcott, Curtis Boysworth, Eric Froebel, Detroit Spires, Tracie Merkinson, Scotty Merkinson, Donnie Redfern and Roberto Marin. Mr. Copeland lived all his life in the Augusta area and was a retired laborer with Murray Biscuit Co. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday, August 20, 2004 between the hours of 7 to 9 p.m. Florist: Saturday 11 a.m. Thomas L. King Funeral Home, 124 Davis Rd., Martinez, Ga. 863-6747 Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle August 20, 2004