Macon County Chronicle

Paul Garfield Copeland, 60

Paul Garfield Copeland, age 60, of Lafayette, departed this life on Fri., July 10, 2009 at his daughter’s  residence.  A Memorial Service will be held at the Bible Baptist Church of Monteagle on August 1, 2009. A native of Franklin, Tenn., he was born on Nov. 26, 1948, one of six siblings born to the late Walter Garfield and Alva Pauline (Yokley) Copeland.  Before becoming ill with cancer, Mr. Paul worked for Jenkins Construction. He was a member of the Bible Baptist Church of Monteagle. He is survived by daughter’s, Tamela (Mark) Gibson, Murfreesboro, Tenn., Angela Faith Conner and  Jennifer Page Bubinstein, both of Lafayette, Tenn.; brothers, Marion Copeland, Madison, Tenn., Denton Copeland, Sandiego, CA, Mark Copeland, Cowan, Tenn.; sisters, Beatrice Biggs, Lafayette, Tenn., Teresa Copeland, Winchester, Tenn., and 7 grandchildren.