Frances L. "Francie" Copper, 90, Smith Center, died Sunday, July 29, 2018, at Smith Center Health and Rehab.

She was born Sept. 26, 1927, in Portis to Ruth (Lammey) and William Moate.   

Survivors include her husband, Don, Smith Center; two sons, Jeff Copper and wife, Marla, Hays, and Jim Copper and wife, Pam, North Newton; a daughter, Nancy Roberts, Wichita; two sisters, Betty Jane Lambert, Manhattan and Carolyn Heaton and husband, Kurt, Topeka; a sister-in-law, Marilyn Copper, Wichita; eight grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and a son-in-law, Jim.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at All Faiths Funeral Chapel, Smith Center;burial in Fairview Cemetery, Smith Center.

Visitation will be from 1 to 8 p.m. Wednesday with family present to greet friends from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral chapel. Memorials are suggested to Smith County 4-H in care of the funeral chapel.

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