Richard "Rick"'s Story
Richard "Rick" Allen Copeland, 62, of Crossville, passed away Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016, at Cumberland Medical Center. He was born Nov. 30, 1953, in Crossville, son of Glenn W. Copeland and Burxie (Allen) Copeland. Rick worked in the construction field and was a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church.
He is survived by his son, Brandon Copeland and wife Jen, Crossville; grandsons, Payton Copeland, T.J. Copeland and Gaven Copeland, all of Crossville; mother, Burxie Copeland, Crossville; step-father, Dean Buckner, Crossville; brothers, David Copeland and Tim Copeland, both of Crossville; sister, Vickie Houston, Crossville; step-sister, Terri Sitton, Crossville; and special friend, Jeanette Wright, Crossville.
Rick was preceded in death by his father, Glenn W. Copeland, and nephew, Jacob Copeland.
Funeral services were held at Bilbrey Funeral Home on Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016, at 10 a.m. with Bro. Harold Qualls officiating. Interment in Linary Cemetery.
Bilbrey Funeral Home, Inc. (www.bilbreyfh.com) was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on November 8, 2016