Paula Belle Sholar Copeland, age 49, of Hopkinsville passed at 1:09 AM on Tuesday, March 12th, 2019 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center of natural causes. Funeral Services will be at 12:00 Noon on Friday, March 15, 2019, at Maddux-Fuqua-Hinton Funeral Home with burial to follow in Kentucky Veterans Cemetery West . Visitation will be from 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM on Thursday, March 14, 2019, at Maddux-Fuqua-Hinton Funeral Home.
Mrs. Copeland was born in Hopkinsville, KY, on November 10th, 1969, to Paul A. Sholar of Hopkinsville, KY, and the late Nancy Gallant Sholar. She was an RN at a Lourdes Hospital in Paducah along with many others. She was a member of American Legion Riders and also Eastern Star.
Survivors include her father and his wife, Carolyn Sue Sholar of Hopkinsville, KY; her husband of 11 years, William “Bill” Copeland Jr. of Paducah, KY; one son, Seth Towery of Paducah, KY; one daughter, Naomi Towery Robinson of Litchfield, KY; two stepsons, Aaron Copeland and Daniel Copeland of Georgia; a twin sister, Pauletta Leigh Townsend of Paducah, KY; and a sister, Brenda Lynn Edmunds of Tallahassee, FL; and one grandchild Skylar Copeland.