Services for Shelton Copeland, 85, are scheduled for 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, February 8, 2017, at the Marquez Baptist Church. Ricky Smith and Jerry Gustavus will officiate. Burial will follow in the Winn Cemetery. A visitation will be held from 12:00 P.M. until service time at the church.
Mr. Shelton Copeland of Hilltop Lakes passed away on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at his residence. He was born on February 14, 1931, in Limestone County to Fred and Ida Mae Noey Copeland. He married Sharon Copeland on August 6, 1960. He was self-employed cattle rancher and farmer before his retirement. He was of the Assembly of God faith.
Preceded in death by his parents, daughter, Tammy Dupuis, four brothers and four sisters.
Survived by his wife, Sharon Sue Copeland, of Hilltop Lakes; daughter,Daphne Aguirre, of Louisiana; three sons, Don Shelton Copeland of Fouke, Arkansas, Kenneth Ray Copeland of Vivian, Louisiana and Kevin Copeland of Hilltop Lakes; two sisters Essie Padgett of Marquez and Etta Spinks of Waller; 17 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren
McCauley Funeral Home of Franklin is in charge of the arrangements.