Danny Ray Copeland, 69, of Savannah, died on Friday, July 24. He was born in Hardin County, the son of the late D.O. and Betty Jo Garrard Copeland. He was united in marriage to Mary Jane Staggs, who survives. Mr. Copeland had worked for ACBL as a tow boat captain. He was a member of Counce United Pentecostal Church. He is survived by his wife, Mary Jane Copeland of Savannah; children, Stephanie Bain of Savannah and Stephen Copeland of Lexington, Alabama; four grandchildren; and sister, Frankie Naylor of Muscle Shoals, Alabama. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Mandy Jane Copeland Shubert; brothers, Harold and Mark Copeland; and a sister, Charlotte Copeland Neill. Services were held on Wednesday, July 29, at 1 p.m., at Shackelford Funeral Directors of Savannah with Glenn R. Miller officiating. Burial followed in Wesley’s Chapel Church Cemetery at Savannah.