Re: [genpcncfir] Re: Elizabeth Copeland
- Thank you so much for sending this.
On Tuesday, October 12, 2004, at 08:47 AM, rootspuzzle wrote:
> This was in the News & Observer
> Elizabeth Copeland, 84, died Monday, February 11, 2002 at The Forest
> of Duke in Durham, NC. Miss Copeland was born in Tarboro, NC and
> grew up in Ahoskie. She did her undergraduate work at East Carolina
> University and completed graduate studies at George Peabody College
> of Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN. Miss Copeland was a
> market research specialist for Curtis Publishing Company in
> Philadelphia prior to becoming the librarian of the Beaufort-Hyde-
> Martin Library in Washington, NC. Miss Copeland became the head
> librarian for Sheppard Memorial Library in Greenville, NC in 1954
> and served in that capacity for 26 years. While in Greenville, Miss
> Copeland was the President of the North Carolina Public Library
> Association and was one of the editor of "The Chronicles of Pitt
> County."Miss Copeland is survived by her sister, Alice Richardson;
> brother-inlaw, Rev. J. Earl Richardson of Durham; brother-in-law,
> Frank Holmes of Edenton, NC and several nieces and nephews.She was
> preceded in death by her mother, Lillian Mae Insley; her father,
> Robert Royal Copeland, Sr.; her step-mother, Bettie Sessoms
> Copeland; her brother, Robert Royal Copeland, Jr.; and her sister,
> Jane Copeland Holmes.A memorial service will be conducted at 2:00 pm
> Saturday, February 16 at The Forest of Duke, 2700 Pickett Road in
> Durham.The family will receive friends following the service.In lieu
> of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the library of
> your choice. Acknowledgements should be made to The Family of
> Elizabeth Copeland, 5401 Shoreline Court, Holly Springs, NC
> 27540.Arrangements made by HallWynne of Durham.
> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Trish Worthington Cobb
> <turniproots@m...> wrote:
>> Does anyone have specific family information on Elizabeth Copeland
>> edited Vol. I of Chronicles of Pitt County?
>> Need family info, siblings, etc.
>> Need place of burial.
>> We know she died Feb. 2002 in Durham, NC.