Robert (Cowboy) Douglas Copeland

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Funeral Services for Robert (Cowboy) Douglas Copeland of Poteau, Oklahoma will be 10:00 am Tuesday, September 28, 2021, at Grace Memorial Chapel in Poteau, Oklahoma with Rick Snyder officiating.

Viewing will be Monday September 27, 2021 from 11:00am – 7:00pm with the family greeting friends from 5:00pm – 7:00pm at the funeral home.

Services are under the directions of Grace Funeral Service Poteau, Oklahoma.

Cowboy was born May 29, 1952 in Bakersfield, California to William Henry and Lillie Mae (Armstrong) Copeland and passed away September 23, 2021 in Fort Smith, Arkansas at the age of 69.

Cowboy is survived by his wife of 43 years Ruth Copeland; daughters, Carolyn Knox, and Tracie Graves and husband Nicholas; a son, Mark Robinson and wife Annette; a brother, William Copeland; sisters Evelyn Herron, Victoria Wagner, Frances Breashears, and Bertha Copeland; eight grandchildren and two great grandchildren as well as a host of other friends and loved ones.

Cowboy was preceded in death by his parents, and a son-in-law Charles Knox.

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