Wilma "Iris" Cummins Cope
With heavy hearts our family is saddened to announce the passing of Wilma "Iris" Cope age 57 of Berea, KY. After a long illness she passed away at St. Joes in Lexington, KY. She went home to be with the Lord and her beloved mother, Wilma Dean Cummins.
Iris was born January 1, 1963 in Mt. Vernon, KY to the late Graydon and Wilma Cummins. She was a homemaker and a member of New Heights church. She enjoyed spending time with her family, church and especially with her grandchildren.
Those left to celebrate her life are her daughter, Stephanie Cope and her grandchildren, Jacob Chaney and Kaitlyn Chaney of Berea, KY. Her siblings Larry (Pricilla) Walls of Somerset, KY, Jerry (Barbara) Walls of Somerset, KY, Gaines (Lucy) Cummins of Berea, KY, Debbie (Dale) Moore of Berea, KY, Gordon Cummins of Richmond, KY, Jackie (Clayton) Craig of Richmond, KY, Scottie Cummins of Berea, KY, along with a lot of nieces and nephews that she loved.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by a brother, Terry Walls and a sister, Beverly Pittman.
Funeral services will be at 6 pm, Saturday, August 22, 2020 at Lakes Funeral Home with Bro. Chad Burdette officiating. Visitation will be Saturday from 4-6 pm at the funeral home. Condolences may be left for the family at www.lakesfuneralhome.com
The family wants to give a special thanks to Iris's best friend, Shan Isaacs for loving and standing by Iris, and for helping us through all this. And to her two special nieces, Natalee Monk and Joselyn Nelson, for always putting a smile on her face.