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Kimberly Jo Copas

Kimberly Jo Copas, 62 of West Portsmouth died Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at her home.  She was born July 28, 1958 in Portsmouth to the late Bobby Copas and Judy Newman Hunt. 


She was a 1976 graduate of Portsmouth West High School.  She worked for the Portsmouth City Schools as the head custodian and was the Vice President of the Autism Project of Southern Ohio.


Kimberly is survived by 2 daughters; Jennifer (Jay Wright) Damron and Elizabeth (Brandon) Swanner, 5 grandchildren; Kara, Emmaly, Jayden, Gabe, and Gideon, 4 brothers; David Copas, Keith Copas, Todd Copas, and Chris Bishop, a sister, Cheryl Bishop, along with several nieces and nephews.


Funeral services will be 7:00 PM Friday, January 15, 2021 at the Roger W. Davis Funeral Home in West Portsmouth.  Friends may call at the funeral home on Friday starting at 5:00 PM.  The family request that donations be made to the Autism Project of Southern Ohio in Kimberly’s memory.  Condolences may be sent to

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