Ray Ross Copeland, 79, Bertram
Ray Ross Copeland, age 79, of Bertram, Texas passed away on Jan. 1. Mr. Copeland was born on June 20, 1920 in Liberty Hill, Texas the son of Marshall Copeland and Lena Whitehead. He was self employed in plumbing. Survivors include his wife, Mary Copeland of Bertram; 2 daughters, Darlene Higgins of Austin and Linnie Johnson of Bertram; 2 sons, David Copeland and John Copeland of Bertram; I brother, Jack Copeland of Liberty Hill; 2 sisters, Mattie Lee Staton of Georgetown; and Ruby Taylor of Bertram. Also 9 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Services were held on Jan. 4 at Clements-Wilcox Chapel. lnterment was held at Bear Creek Cemetery.