Norma “Jean” Copeland died March 13, 2013 at Kansas University Medical Center. She was born December 30, 1924, at Coffeyville, Kansas to Earl R. and Dollie M. (Young) Ford. On January 10, 1942 she married James Franklin Copeland. He preceded her in death, October 28, 1986. Her parents and sister, Peggy Swanson, also preceded her in death.