Polly Copsey of The Lewis Family dies after battle with Parkinson’s disease

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NewsChannel 6 has some sad news to report out of Lincolnton, Georgia.

Sheri Easter confirms with us that her mother, Polly Copsey, passed away, early Sunday morning.

Easter tells us that her mother had been battling Parkinson’s disease for the past 16 years.

Polly was part of the The Lewis Family, known as the “First Family of Bluegrass Gospel.”

The group had a show featured here on NewsChannel 6 for nearly 40 years, ending in 1992.

We send our sincerest condolences to the entire family during this time.

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