Pierce Triston I.Copeland, 19, Paoli

Pierce Triston I.Copeland, 19, Paoli


Pierce Triston I.Copeland, 19, of Paoli, passed away Thursday, March 3, 2016, at Riley Hospital for Children at Indiana University Health in Indianapolis, IN.

He was born August 16, 1996 in Bedford, IN   to P. Todd Copeland and Sandy Martin Reilly.

He was preceded in death by his grandfather Tony Martin, one uncle Eric Copeland and one aunt Shelby Walls.

He was employed at Paoli First Chance Center and Hardee’s, Paoli, IN.

He was a member of Jesus of Fellowship Friends “Newberry” Church and the Orange County Special Olympics.  He loved singing, bowling, fishing and loved being in church.

He graduated from Paoli High School in 2015.

Survivors include:

His Father:P. Todd Copeland                                                                                     Paoli, IN

His Mother: Sandy Reilly and husband Wade                                                     Crothersville, IN

Paternal grandparents:

Shannon and Cathy Houchin                                                                      Paoli, IN

Maternal grandmother:

Ruby J. Copeland                                                                                            Paoli, IN

Maternal grandparents:

Philip E. Copeland and wife Sally                                                            Paoli, IN

Maternal great grandmother:

Mary Blevins                                                                                                     Paoli,IN


Preston Tyler Copeland                                                                                                Bardstown, KY

Conner James Reilly                                                                                      Crothersville, IN


Tiffany Dawn Copeland                                                                                                Paoli, IN

Also surviving PierceTriston I.Copeland, several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be 11:00 AM, Tuesday March 8, 2016 at Dillman-Scott Funeral Home with Chris Lindley officiating.  Interment will follow at Paoli Community Cemetery, Paoli, IN.  Visitation to be held Monday March 7, 2016 from 2:00 to 8:00 PM and from 9 AM until the time of service on Tuesday at the Dillman-Scott Funeral Home 226 West Campbell Street Paoli, IN.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Riley Hospital for Children at Indiana University Health, 705 Riley Hospital Drive, Indianapolis, IN  46202. Online donation:www.rileykid.org Call 317-944-5000

Online Condolences may be made at Dillman-Scott Funeral Home.Com