Mary Provaznik

Mary Provaznik, 81, of Minden, LA, and a former resident of Huntington, IN, died Sunday, March 21, 2013.

Mrs. Provaznik was a member of North Acres Baptist Church, Minden, LA.

She was born Aug. 25, 1931, in Kirby, AR. She was preceded in death by three husbands, Joe Copeland, Robert R. Ward and Maurice N. Provaznik.

Survivors include two sons, Roy (Kathy) Copeland, of Minden, LA, and Joe (Carol) Copeland, of Valparaiso; two daughters, Margie (Tom) Gray, of Churubusco, and Julie Bolheimer, of Roanoke; two stepsons, Jim Provaznik and Timothy Scott (Gwen) Provaznik, both of Minden, LA; two sisters, Bessie Lewis, of Minden, LA, and Donna (Paul) Wehrle, of Hot Springs, AR; two brothers, Roger (Jean) Pasley, of Florida, and Charles Pasley, of Ohio; eight grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

A service was held on Sunday, March 24, 2013, at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel, Minden, LA. Interment was at the Minden Cemetery, Minden, LA.