Sept. 25, 1950-Dec. 6, 2021

Motel 6

A funeral service celebrating the life of Eletha Ann “June” Blanchard Koppie, 71, will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 8 at Union Hall Baptist Church in Coushatta. Officiating will be Bro. Matt Endris, pastor of Fairview Baptist Church. Interment will follow in the Bethany Cemetery in Coushatta. The family will receive friends at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 7 until service time Wednesday.

June was born Sept. 25, 1950, in Coushatta to Pinkston “Hoss” Edward and Pearl Dickson Blanchard and passed away Dec. 6, 2021, in Coushatta.

She loved to travel and rode across the country with her husband. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She also loved shopping, especially for jewelry.

Preceding her in death were her parents; daughter, Angela Holman; sisters, Janete Adams and Judy Blanchard Cardino; and brothers, Glen Blanchard and Henry “Perk” Blanchard.

Left to cherish her memory are her husband, Leon “Buck” Koppie; daughter, Sonya Coleman and husband Kelly; sister, Elizabeth Perot; brother, Charles Blanchard and wife Susan; grandchildren, Thomas Chambers, Spencer Coleman and wife Samantha, Taylor Coleman and boyfriend Cody and Paige Conley; great-grandchildren, Tucker Coleman and Emma Coleman; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Honoring June as pallbearers will be Kelly Coleman, Spencer Coleman, Cody Potts, Thomas Chambers, Douglas Ates and Stanley Shoemaker.

Honorary pallbearers will be Leon Koppie, Tucker Coleman and Roger Edwards.