Mr. Michael Eugene Copeland, Sr., passed away April 4, 2004, at MARMC, Farmington, at the age of 49 years, 11 months & 5 days. Michael was born on April 29, 1954, in Farmington, & preceded-in-death by: his mother, Doris Maxine 'Strickland' Copeland; 1 Sister, Pamela Jean Copeland & 3 Grandparents: Sylvester Strickland; Mildred & William Northcut Copeland. SURVIVORS INCLUDE: His WIFE, Judith Joan 'Horn' Copeland; 1 DAUGHTER: Cathy 'Mrs. Joe' Smith; 3 SONS: Rodney Horn; Jeremy Horn & Michael Eugene Copeland, Jr., all of Farmington. 4 SISTERS: Donna Mauer, of Desloge; Debbie 'Mrs. William' Wells, of Ste. Genevieve; Terri 'Mrs. Jeff' Johnson, of Doe Run; Linda 'Mrs. Keith' Hodges, of Farmington; 3 BROTHERS: Danny (& Tammy) Copeland; Steve (& Jhena) Copeland & Gary Copeland, all of Farmington. His FATHER; Paul Copeland, of Farmington; GRANDMOTHER: Georgia Strickland, of Ste. Genevieve; 4 GRANDCHILDREN; Also, several Aunts; Uncles; Nieces; Nephews; Great-Nieces & Great-Nephews. Visitation Wednesday, 2-9 pm, resuming Thursday at 7 am & funeral Thursday, 1 pm, at TAYLOR Funeral Service CHAPEL, Farmington, with Dr. William C. Miller officiating. Interment at Copeland Family Cemetery, Ste. Genevieve County. Memorials to: * The Diabetes Association &/or * The American Heart Association.