Bobby Allen Copeland, Sr., age 74, of Shelby, AL, went to be with Jesus Thursday, March 31, 2016. Bobby retired from Buffalo Rock and for years volunteered for Manna Ministries in Alabaster, AL. He was also a Master Mason 3rd Degree. He was predeceased by his parents, Idus Copeland, Sr. and Emma Todd Copeland. His survivors include his son, Bobby A. Copeland, Jr. (Melissa); former wife, Linda Copeland; brothers, Idus Copeland, Jr. (Martha J.) and James E. Copeland (Joyce Jean); grandchildren, Bobby “Trey” A. Copeland III (Chelsie) and Travis Dillon Copeland; his beloved dog Joe and a host of nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends, 12-2 p.m., Saturday, April 2, 2016 with a Funeral Service to follow at 2 p.m.