Harlem, GA – Mrs. Bessie Boysworth Copeland 93, wife of the late Albert Copeland entered into rest Sunday, August 19, 2012 at her residence.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M., on Friday, August 24, 2012 in the chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors with Pastor Roger Schwartz officiating. Burial will follow in Westview Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be: Eric Froebel, Jimmy Carter, Donnie Redfern, Sr., Donnie Redfern, Jr., Jerry Roberts and Robert Amerson.
She was preceeded in death by her son, Wilbur Swetman.
Survivors include her grandchildren, Wilbur R. Swetman, Jr., of Harlem, Bessie Marin of Harlem, Albert D. Swetman of Augusta, David Swetman and Tammy Eubanks both of Waynesboro; brother, Bobby Boysworth,Sr., of Augusta; thirteen great-grandchildren and one great great-grandchild.
Mrs. Copeland was born in Plum Branch, SC to the late Rupert B. and Lillie Clark Boysworth.
The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M., at the funeral home.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Rd, Augusta, GA 30906.