Ellen Kay Copple, 62, of Hopkinsville, Ky., and formerly of Dix, died at 10:14 a.m. Friday, Feb. 28, 2014, at Jennie Stuart Medical Center in Hopkinsville.
She was born on Nov. 22, 1951, in Mt. Vernon, the daughter of Kenneth E. and Roberta (Smith) Copple.
She is survived by her mother, Roberta Copple of Hopkinsville, Ky.; one brother, Wayne Copple and wife Shirley of Winchester, Va.; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her father, Kenneth E. Copple, and one brother, Bradley Kent Copple.
She graduated from Mt. Vernon Township High School and was a member of Central Christian Church and attended Heartstone Sunday school and church in Elkton, Ky. She always enjoyed Sunday school and church services, loved people and enjoyed visiting with friends. She also enjoyed swimming.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, March 7, 2014, at Osborn Funeral Home in Dix with J. Howard Kraps officiating. Burial will follow at Little Grove Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Little Grove Cemetery and will be accepted at the service, or mailed to Osborn Funeral Home, PO Box 130, Dix, Il. 62830.
Online obituary information and condolences may be found at www.osbornfuneralhomeinc. com.