Survivors include his wife, Reita Copeland; daughter and fiancé: Robin Copeland McCurry and Terry Thomas; granddaughter, Jessica McCurry; two great-grandchildren: Zoi McCurry and Zane Odom; and beloved cat, Boots.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, June 2, 2011, at Grissom Funeral Home with the Rev. Marvin Howard officiating.
Interment will follow in Hilcrest Memorial Gardens with military honors.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 this evening at McCammon-Ammons-Click Funeral Home in Maryville.
To send an online condolence to the family, please visit www.grissomfh.net.