TUPELO – Minnie Lockridge, 89, died Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, at Darlington Oaks Hospice in Verona. She was born April 16, 1924, the daughter of the late Dewitt and Eugenia Copeland.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, at N.L. Jones Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Dr. George Pulliam delivering the eulogy. Burial will be in Porter's Memorial Cemetery.
She is survived by a son, Lapthan Lesly Copeland; her nieces, Alice and Patricia Collier, Dorothy Copeland, Barbara Copeland, Linda Russell, Pauline Crump and Shirley Harris; one nephew, Bennie Turner; and a host of great-nieces and great-nephews.
Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. today at the funeral home.