Grace Evelyn Copple, age 57 of Georgetown, Ohio, died Thursday, February 28, 2019 at the Hospice of Hope Care Center at Kenton Pointe in Maysville, Kentucky. She was retired from the former Brown County General Hospital, where she worked as a respiratory therapist. She was also a paramedic and a member of the Higginsport, Hamersville and Felicity Fire and EMS departments. Mrs. Copple was born June 7, 1961 in Georgetown Ohio the daughter of the late Ruby Crawford Kirschner. She was also preceded in death by two brothers – Thomas and Roy Kirschner.
Mrs. Copple is survived by her husband of thirty-one years – Ray Copple; one daughter – Raegan Copple of Higginsport, Ohio; two sons – Brody Copple and Neal Copple, both of Georgetown, Ohio; one grandson – Weston Moon; her father – Jerry Kirschner of Hillsboro, Ohio; three sisters – Jerri Ann McCann, Bobbie Jo Kirschner and April Pitts, all of Hillsboro, Ohio.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at Cahall Funeral Home in Ripley, Ohio. Visitation will be on Monday, March 4 from 6:00 to 9:00 P.M. at the funeral home. Interment will follow the funeral service in Shinkle’s Ridge Cemetery near Higginsport, Ohio.
If desired, memorial donations may be made to: Higginsport Fire & EMS P.O. Box 62 Higginsport, Ohio 45131.
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