Sharleea Anessa King “Budda” passed away Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at her residence. Age 11 years. She was born April 25, 2001 in Saginaw, Michigan to Leigh Andrea King and Charles J. Copeland Culpepper.
Sharleea was a 6th grade student at Francis Reh Academy. She was a member of Mt. Nebo Missionary Baptist Church where she was received her baptism on October 14, 2012 under the leadership of Pastor Willie Hill Jr. Sharleea enjoyed reading and playing with her beloved dog Polo. She loved spending time with her family. Her presence will be truly missed by all who knew and loved her.
She leaves to cherish her memory her father, Charles J. Culpepper Copeland; two sisters, Charlotte and Charise; one brother, Stephon Roby; grandparents, Pearl and Lee Henderson, Willie and Gina Copeland, Erma Copeland; six aunts, Tywonda, Jennifer, Makelia and Kim Copeland, Cloveese Hossman, Stephanie King; four uncles, Lethaniel M. King III, Latrell M. King, Rayford Copeland, Willy R. Copeland Jr.; best friend, Demaria Lewis; many other relatives and friends.
Sharleea was preceded in death by her mother, Leigh Andrea King, one aunt, Anessa M. Hendricks, one cousin, Marquis Meeks.
The family wishes to express special thanks to everyone who offered kind words, condolences and especially your prayers.
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