Donna Copeland (Dickinson)
Ripley, Mississippi--- Mrs. Donna Dickinson Copeland 86, passed away on May 21, 2018 at the Sunshine Health Care in Pontotoc Mississippi. She was born on November 9, 1931 to Donald C. and Mary Alice Sagely Dickinson in Prentiss County Mississippi. Donna was a former case worker for the Tippah County Welfare Department and a member of the Ripley Church of Christ.
Donna is survived by two sons; Del Copeland of Ripley, Curtis Copeland (Angela) of Pontotoc; one daughter, Vicki Brooks of Ripley; one brother, Bill Austin of Ripley; eight grandchildren, Joshua Copeland (Lauren), Rial Copeland (Jodi), Sydney Brooks, Shelby Copeland, Dez Morton (Michael), Autumn Copeland, Joni Finely (Derick), Micheal Ruth; fourteen great-grandchildren; she also leaves a host of nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by; her parents, her husband: Delton Coleman "Skeeter" Copeland; two sisters, Sula Willingham, Doris Palmer; one brother, Vester Dickinson; one granddaughter, Jessica Coker.
Pallbearers will be Phillip Palmer, Sammy Ford, Joshua Copeland, Calvin Austin, Jimmy Willingham, Edward Willingham.