Koprince, William Craig, Jr.
(Lance Corp. United States Marines)
24 of Lenoir City, passed away December 27, 2006 at 2:45
a.m. EST while serving with the Third Battalion, Second
Marine Division, India Company First Platoon in Iraq.
Billy was a 2001 graduate of Lenoir City High School and
a member of New Life Church of the Nazarene in Oak
Ridge. He was preceded in death by his grandparents,
Morgan Wickman, Dr. Robert Koprince and Evelyn Koprince.
He is survived by his parents, William and Bernice
Koprince of Lenoir City; sister, Morgan Koprince Moore
and husband, Andrew of Kingston; grandmothers, Olive
Wickman of Lenoir City and Anne Koprince of West
Bloomfield, MI; numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
Funeral services will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday,
January 4 at First Baptist Church in Lenoir City with
Rev. Tim Fields officiating. Visitation will follow the
service at the church. Family and friends will gather at
11 a.m. Friday in the Kingston Memorial Gardens for
graveside services and interment with full military
honors being conferred by the United States Marine Corp.
In lieu of flowers, the family ask that memorial
donations be made to New Life Church of the Nazarene in
Oak Ridge. Pall bearers will be Walter, Adam and Ryan
Patterson, Nick Broyles, Rob Malin and Matt Fields.
Click Funeral Home in Lenoir City
is serving the family of Lance Corp. William Koprince,