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Barbara Joyce Coppley, 80, of Lexington, passed away Tuesday, August 10, 2021, at Wake Forest Baptist Lexington Medical Center in Lexington, NC.
She was born June 20, 1941, to the late Charlie and Carrie Hedrick Cox. Barbara was a 1959 graduate of Lexington Senior High School. She retired from Lexington Home Brands. She was a member of Central Baptist Church in Lexington.
In addition to her parents, Barbara was preceded in death by her son, Jimmie Coppley, Jr., brothers, Walter Tommy Cox and Charles Isaac Cox, and sisters, Ida Blanche Lashley, Bessie Mae Blackwell, Myrtle Louise Elmore, Olllie Lee Gilliland.
Barbara is survived by her husband Jimmie William Coppley of 61 years; daughters, Debbie Byrd and husband David of Lexington, and Sherry Ann Owen and husband Chris of Denton; sisters, Margaret Ann Leonard of Lexington, and Donna Rea Cox of Lexington. Barbara is also survived by 4 grandchildren Kandi Sams (Elliott), Shane Byrd (Heather), Felisha McQueen and Tyson Poole and 11 great grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, the family request that donations be made to Pastor’s Pantry at 307 N State St, Lexington, NC 27292 in memory of Barbara Joyce Coppley.
A memorial service will be held later at Central Baptist Church.
Carolina Cremation is honored to serve the Coppley family. Online condolences may be made at www.carolinacremation.com.