Ronnie David Taft Copellar

November 5, 1938 - January 27, 2022

Ronnie David Taft Copellar, 83, of Silsbee, died Thursday, January 27, 2022.  He was born on November 5, 1938, in Shreveport, Louisiana, to Ethel Myers and Jimmie Taft Copellar.

Survivors include his children, Ethel Mae Reeves; Betty Jo Fertitta and her husband, Michael; and Peggy Ann Jordan and her husband, Matt, all of Silsbee; grandchildren, Jack Spurlock of Corpus Christi, and Whitney Reeves and Samantha Jordan, both of Silsbee; and half-brother, Ray Whitney of Arkansas.  He is preceded in death by his parents and mother of his children, Mildred Copellar.

A gathering of Ronnie’s family and friends will be 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Saturday, January 29, 2022, at Broussard’s, 490 Cemetery Road, Silsbee.  His graveside service will be 2:00 p.m., Sunday, January 30, 2022, at Swearingen Cemetery, Warren.  Please observe social distancing guidelines.


Gathering of Family and Friends

Broussard’s Mortuary Silsbee
  • 490, Cemetery Road, Silsbee, Texas, 77656,
  • January 29, 2022
  • 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Comments (2)

    Sherry Taff Felps says:

    Ethel & Betty, your dad was a very dedicated man & will be missed by alot of people. Remember all the good times you had with him & in God’s time you will see him. Love to both of you.

    J.C. Modica says:

    Ronnie was like a brother to me. I am sorry that He
    passed away, I know He is in a better place now.
    All the Modica’s felt that Ronnie was a good man and were part of their family. May God Bless Him and his family.

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