June 5, 1959-
May 11, 2013
Columbus, GA- Jerome "Ike" Copeland, 53, of Columbus, GA passed on Saturday May 11, 2013 at his home.
Funeral service will be 12:00 Noon, Saturday May 18, 2013 at Mt. Tabor Missionary Baptist Church, #2 Shepard Court, Columbus, GA with Pastor John Mabry officiating. Interment to follow at Evergreen Memorial Garden, 4400 St. Mary's Road, Columbus, GA. Visitation is today May 17, 2013 from 1:00-6:00 pm at Kimbrough's Funeral Home, 837 5th Avenue, Columbus, GA, www.kimbroughfuneralhome.com
Jerome "Ike" Copeland was born June 5, 1959 to the late John Walker and Mary Louise Copeland. Jerome was a retired Navy where he worked as a cook. After leaving the service he worked as a Carpenter for many years.
Survivors include his wife Alberta Andrews Copeland; one son Akeem Anderson; one daughter, Ahkelia Copeland; four brothers, James Copeland, Bernard Lamar, Bobby James Farley, Willie James Farley; five sisters, Yvonne Edwards, Mildred (Hollis) Gooden, Jacqueline Walker, Dorothy Ann Jeffries, Sue Ann Farley; one god-sister Denise Gary; a long time friend Rosalyn Anderson and a host of family and friends.
Published in Columbus Ledger-Enquirer on May 17, 2013