Hattie Copes, 90, a longtime Rockaway resident, died August 22.
Copes was born on December 1, 1919 in Edgefield, South Carolina and was a garment worker.
Copes is survived by her daughter, Kimberly Stevens and a host of relatives and friends.
Funeral arrangements and mass took place at the Mount Zion Baptist Church, Jamaica, New York. Disposition took place at Rosemount Crematory, Elizabeth, New Jersey.