Dr. C. Wyman Copass
Dr. C. Wyman Copass

May 27, 1939 - October 4, 2019
Born in Gamaliel, Kentucky
Resided in Bowling Green, Kentucky

Obituary

Dr. C. Wyman Copass, 80, of Bowling Green, KY was called to his heavenly home on Friday, October 4, 2019 at Lourdes Hospital in Paducah, Kentucky. Dr. Copass was a Gamaliel, KY native and the son of the late C.H. and Oatie Bledsoe Copass. He is also preceded in death by his son, Stephen Copass and nine older brothers. Dr. Copass was a graduate of Campbellsville University and Southern Seminary. He received his Doctorate from Luther Rice Seminary in Florida. During his ministry he served in Columbia, Gamaliel, Fountain Run, Park City, Bowling Green, Paducah, Louisville and Owensboro, Kentucky; Bellevue, Nebraska, and Venice, Florida. He also served as an evangelist in 17 different states. Dr. Copass enjoyed golfing, cooking, and gardening. He is survived by wife of 62 years, Glenda Carter Copass, Bowling Green, KY; daughter, Susan Simmons, husband Craig, Owensboro, KY; son, Chris Copass, wife Susan, Paducah, KY; five grandchildren, Michael Bristow, Matt Bristow, Kristen Millay, Kaylyn Bristow, and Nicholas Copass; nine great grandchildren, and multiple nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, October 6, 2019 at J. C. Kirby & Son Lovers Lane Chapel from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and on Monday from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at First Baptist Church. Funeral will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday at the church. Burial will be at Old Soldiers Cemetery on Monday at 3:00 p.m. in Tompkinsville. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donation to First Baptist Church, 621 E. 12th, Bowling Green, KY 42101 or Calvary Baptist Church, 804 Church St., Franklin, KY 42134.

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Services

Visitation
J. C. Kirby and Son Lovers Lane Chapel
820 Lovers Lane
Bowling Green, KY 42103
Sunday, October 6, 2019
3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Visitation
First Baptist Church
621 E 12th Ave
Bowling Green, Kentucky 42101
Monday, October 7, 2019
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Service
First Baptist Church
621 E 12th Ave
Bowling Green, Kentucky 42101
Monday, October 7, 2019
11:00 AM
Burial
The Old Soldiers Cemetery
Emberton St. & 2nd Street
Tompkinsville, KY US 42167
Monday, October 7, 2019
3:00 PM

Charities

Calvary Baptist Church
804 Church Street
Franklin, Kentucky USA 42134
First Baptist Church
621 E. 12th Ave.
Bowling Green, KY 42101