Janet LaNell Copeland, 65, of Manila, passed from this life Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, at Great River Medical Center in Blytheville. Born at Manila, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Daisy Emerick Parsley and had been a lifelong Manila resident. A 1970 graduate of Manila High School she later attended Cotton Boll Vocational Technical Institute in Burdette. She was a retired bus driver for the Manila School District.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by two brothers, Robert Parsley and Gary Parsley, and a sister, Margaret Jackson.
Survivors include one son, Joshua Copeland of Manila; two daughters, Nicki Copeland Henderson of White Hall and Maeghan Copeland Caulder of Batesville; a sister, Dona Brewer of Highland; and five grandchildren.
A memorial service will be announced at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Howard Funeral & Cremation Service of Manila.
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