Eldon “Buddy” Copeland (9-24-18)

Eldon E. “Buddy” Copeland, 79, of Sorrento, Florida, died on Monday, Sept. 24.
He was born in Savannah.
Mr. Copeland was a Christian, retired steel worker and farmer.
He is survived by his sister; Juanita Couch of Sorrento, Florida, and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Jay and Thelma Copeland; and his siblings, Vel Thomas, Pete Copeland and Dale Copeland.
Burial was at Sorrento Cemetery, Sorrento, Florida. Thoughts and memories may be shared by visiting hamlinhilbish.com.  Hamlin & Hilbish Funeral Directors, 326 E. Orange Avenue, Eustis, Florida, 352-357-4193.