Margaret Copley MOORESVILLE Margaret Johnson Copley, 68, of Mooresville, passed away Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, at her residence. She retired from Landis Elementary School where she taught 3rd grade for 30 years. She attended Appalachian University, graduating with honors. Margaret was a member of St. Mark's Lutheran Church. Margaret and her husband enjoyed living at Apache Family Campground in Myrtle Beach, S.C. from 1997 to 2010. She was also a former member of the Mooresville Jaycettes. Margaret was born in Anson County, April 24, 1945, to the late Leroy Best and Clara Louise Wilson Gaddy. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Copley; and a sister, Lina Victoria Gaddy Summerville. She is survived by her children, Arthur L. "Artie" Copley Jr. and Karen Poole and husband, Scott, both of Mooresville; a special nephew, Derek Schaun Gaddy, of Morven; brother, William Robert Gaddy Jr. and wife, Donna, of Morven; and grandchildren, Dustin Poole and Rebekah Copley. Visitation for family and friends will be Thursday, Oct. 31, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Cavin-Cook Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held Friday, Nov. 1, at 2 p.m. at Salisbury National Cemetery, with Pastor Jeffrey H. Wallace officiating. Memorials may be made to Gordon Hospice House, 2341 Simonton Rd., Statesville, NC 28625. Cavin-Cook Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Copley family. Condolences may be made at www.cavin- cook.com.