Sarah Ann Copeland

Sarah Ann Copeland, 90, of Newport News, passed away on Wednesday, March 1, 2022.  She was born in Suffolk, married Shelton Copeland, and traveled with him as a military wife.  Sarah was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
Sarah was preceded in death by her husband, Shelton G. Copeland, son Wayne Copeland, parents, Ella Mae and Harvey Russell, and four siblings.  She is survived by her daughters, Shelley Savage (Karl), Lisa Wallace (Richard), Deberah Hoffman (Dan), Sarah White (Bryon), and her son, Kimberly Copeland.

She was a warm and loving person and she will be missed by her family and friends.

The family will receive friends on Saturday, March 5, from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. at Peninsula Funeral Home.  A funeral service will be held following the visitation beginning at 2:00 p.m. with interment at Peninsula Memorial Park.  Please see: for live-streaming.  

Arrangements are under the care of Peninsula Funeral Home, 11144 Warwick Blvd., Newport News, VA 23601.

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