July 9, 1947 - September 20, 2021
Connie Sue Copsy, age 74, of Cape Girardeau, passed away on Monday, September 20, 2021 at 8:15 a.m. at her home. Connie was born on July 9, 1947 in Bagley, Minnesota, a daughter of Amos and Christine (Garner) Nelson. She was united in marriage to David Copsy on November 24, 1968 and he survives. While attending Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, Connie earned her degree in interior design and worked for Sears. After moving to Cape Girardeau, she worked for AAA Travel. Connie loved traveling, gardening, decorating and listening to music, but especially loved spending time with her grandson. She was a member of First Christian Church-Disciples of Christ of Cape Girardeau. Survivors include her husband of fifty-two years, David Copsy of Cape Girardeau; her son, Jason Copsy of Cape Girardeau; her grandson, Maxwell Copsy; two sisters, Christie (Mike) Middleton of Texas and Kim (David) Crouch of Maryland; a brother-in-law, Craig (Diane) Copsy of Cape Girardeau; several nieces and nephews; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Donna Ritter; and a brother, Gerald Nelson. In accordance with her wishes, cremation rites will be accorded. A memorial service for Connie will be held at Crain Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau on Tuesday, September 28, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. with the Rev. Steve Vester officiating. A time of visitation will be held at the funeral home from 11:00 a.m. until the hour of service. In lieu of customary remembrances, memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and will be accepted at the funeral home. Arrangements have been entrusted to Crain Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Cape Girardeau. To view the obituary and/or to leave an online condolence for the family please visit www.crainsonline.com.
Connie Sue Copsy, age 74, of Cape Girardeau, passed away on Monday, September 20, 2021 at 8:15 a.m. at her home. Connie was born on July 9, 1947 in Bagley, Minnesota, a daughter of Amos and Christine (Garner) Nelson. She was united in marriage... View Obituary & Service Information
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