Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)


December 14, 2013

Robert L. Copley - 1934-2013

WORTHINGTON — Robert “Bob” Copley, 79, of Worthington, husband of 55 years to Shirley Kay Rice Copley, went to be with the Lord on the 13th day of Dec. 2013.

Bob was born Dec. 8, 1934, in Ashland. The son of the late Pearl Copley and late Annabel O’Brien Copley. He was a member of the Worthington First Baptist Church and was retired from the Ashland Post Office.

Surviving, in addition to his loving wife, are two sons, Robert J. Copley (B.J.) and wife Edith (Sis) Copley of Worthington, and Tony Brian Copley and wife Wendy Gay Copley of Dallas, Ga.; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and one sister, Judith Walmsley of Michigan.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 16, 2013, at Carman Funeral Home in Flatwoods with words of comfort by Pastor Wayne Kuhner and Pastor Doug Virgin. Burial will follow at Bellefonte Memorial Gardens in Flatwoods.

Visitation for family and friends will be two hours prior to service time.

Condolences may be left for the family at carmanfuneral.com.

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