William “Roby” Copas, 96
William “Roby” Copas, 96 of West Portsmouth, Ohio, died Friday June 14, 2013 at Chillicothe Veterans Administrative Hospital, Chillicothe, Ohio.
He was born Oct. 15, 1916 in South Webster, Ohio to the late Edgar Copas and Bessie Turner.
He was a disabled WWII veteran and former farmer.
He was preceded in death by two wives, many brothers and sisters.
Roby is survived by his wife Ella Jane Varney whom he married Nov. 18, 1998, a son William T. (Sharon) Copas, two brothers; Harrison Copas of Columbus, Ohio and Charlie Copas of West Portsmouth, Ohio; one sister Phyllis Rothwell of West Virginia, two grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday June 18, 2013 at the Roger W. Davis Funeral Home in West Portsmouth with Keith Webb and Ken Carver officiating and interment in Stepp Cemetery in Sunshine Ridge.
Friends may call on Monday starting at 4 to 8 p.m. at the Roger W. Davis Funeral Home in West Portsmouth and on Tuesday one hour prior to service.
Condolences may be sent to www.rogerwdavisfuneralhome.com
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