Copelan Dewell "Copey" Roberts

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“Thinking of you again. Just saw you at Mom's visitation in Hartselle. Just remember the good times we all share from the summers at Granny Whites....Read More »
1 of 22 | Posted by: Dianne Doss - Falkville, AL

“Always in my heart. ”
2 of 22 | Posted by: Pattie Rutland - Wadmalaw Island, SC

“SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS ”
3 of 22 | Posted by: Ellis Godfrey - Ladson, SC

“My thoughts and prayers to the family and friends. I remember him from Sea Island Academy. ”
4 of 22 | Posted by: Karen Baird Carter - James Island, SC

“May the love of God wrap around you and comfort you... ”
5 of 22 | Posted by: Peggy Barnhill Mixson - Hilliard, FL

“To the Family:The thoughts and prayers of many are with you during this difficult time. Praying comfort and peace for the Family.Wadmalaw Island...Read More »
6 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

“I can remember Copey as a toddler running around Mrs. Maggie's beautiful yard. Such a cute handful. My thoughts and prayers are with you as you...Read More »
7 of 22 | Posted by: Donna Doll-Thrower - Johns Island, SC

“I am so sorry to hear about Copey's passing. You are all in my prayers. ”
8 of 22 | Posted by: Tracy Blanchard - Mt. Pleasant, SC

“Our prayers go out to the Roberts family, I am so sorry to hear about Copey, I have no words except to trust in the Lord for strengh Comfort and...Read More »
9 of 22 | Posted by: Jean Martin - Johns Island, SC

“Prayers for the family, I have known the Roberts family for over 60 years and there are no words I can say, but to trust in the Lord to give you...Read More »
10 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

“My heart is breaking for Copey' daughters, sister and brother and all the people that loved him. May he rest in peace. My love to his family. Just...Read More »
11 of 22 | Posted by: Nelda E. White - Hartselle, AL

“Very sorry for your loss. ”
12 of 22 | Posted by: Pat Amon - Charleston, SC

“To the Family Know that the thoughts and prayers of many are with you during this time. As a Community we share in the loss of your love. The...Read More »
13 of 22 | Posted by: Bertha Smalls Middleton - SC

“To Charmaine, Lorren and the rest of my family that I have not met. My sincere condolences in the loss of your brother, a father and many more...Read More »
14 of 22 | Posted by: Douglas Wayne White - Decatur, AL

“To Charmaine and Loren and the Roberts' family: you all are in my prayers for both the loss of Maggie and now Copey. I too, went to Sea Island...Read More »
15 of 22 | Posted by: Lamar hewett - Walterboro, SC

“We are so sorry to learn of Copeys passing. Our prayers are with you ”
16 of 22 | Posted by: David Brown - Charleston

“Our prayers are with the Roberts' family at this time. So sorry for your loss. ”
17 of 22 | Posted by: Linda McGinnis - Hanahan, SC

“We are so sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
18 of 22 | Posted by: Mike and Jean Collins - SC

“To the Roberts' family, We are sorry to hear of Copeys' passing.You will all be in our thoughts and prayers.God bless. ”
19 of 22 | Posted by: Jimmy and Patty Hayes - Ravenel, SC

“I know there comes a times that we all-star say goodbye to those we love but when they leave us too soon it's hard to believe. I like many others...Read More »
20 of 22 | Posted by: Leslie Melton Elder - SC

“So very sorry my prayers are with you Copey was one of my kids at Sea Island ”
21 of 22 | Posted by: Meg Grimball - Johns island

“Prayers for the family. Copey was a sweet, cute and charming young guy! (We were in 6th and 7th grade together, Tammy Wallen) ”
22 of 22 | Posted by: Tamela Goodnight - Terry, MS


Copelan Dewell "Copey" Roberts, 54, of Wadmalaw Island, South Carolina, entered into eternal rest Friday, March 18, 2016. The family will receive friends Tuesday, March 22, 2016 in J. HENRY STUHR INC., WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL, 3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.

Copey was born February 3, 1962 in Charleston, SC, son of the late Orville E. Roberts and Maggie White Roberts. He was a lifelong resident of Johns Island, and loved the Lowcountry. Copey was an avid hunter, fisherman and outdoorsman, and enjoyed training dogs. He loved hosting family and friends every Saturday for SEC football games, where he was known to be a proud supporter of the Alabama Crimson Tide. He was a great supporting father to his daughters in all that they chose to do.

He is survived by his two daughters, Chelsea Roberts, and Katie Roberts both of Charleston, SC; brother, Lorren Roberts (Debby) of Cape Coral, FL; sister, Charmaine Bennett of Wadmalaw Island, SC; sister-in-law, Kathy Roberts of Johns Island, SC. Copey was preceded in death by his two brothers, Duey Roberts, and Elton Roberts.