January 27, 1945
Funeral services for Mrs. Martha E. Copeland, wife of W. Harold Copeland, will be held at the home, Bloxom’s Corner, at 3 this afternoon. The Rev. S. M. Iglehart pastor of First Methodist Church, Fox Hill, will officiate and burial will be in Clark’s cemetery.
Active pallbearers will be Louis Parham, Richard Weber, Paul Weber, Charles Copeland Jr., Elliott Schaub and George Peake.
Other friends of the family will be honorary pallbearers.
Mrs. Copeland died Thursday afternoon at her home at the age of 65 following a long illness. She was a life-long resident of Bloxom’s Corner.
She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Georgie Freeman, and Miss Florence Copeland, a granddaughter, Margaret Freeman and three sisters Mrs. T. V. Weber and Mrs. R. C. Peake of Fox Hill and Miss Eliza Schaub of Hampton.