Charles Richard Epperson


Contributed by Annette Burdett



Funeral services were held Sunday, August 20, 1989, for Charles Richard Epperson, 61, of Fairfield who died Friday at his home. 

Mr. Epperson was born December 19, 1927, at Tioga and was a retired auto parts store owner.  Services were conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday at Capps Memorial Chapel with the Rev. John McCord officiating. Special music was provided by soloist Sarah Childs who sang "Amazing Grace" and "How Great Thou Art".  Burial was at the Fairfield Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Victor Markam, D. D. Mintz, Wolfgang Krows, Robert Dowdy, Woverly Dinkard, and G. E. Robinson.

Mr. Epperson is survived by his wife, Irene Epperson of Fairfield; three daughters, Dianne, Susie, and Kathy; four stepdaughters, Dee Lynn Chap of Fairfield, Bobbi Lee Shaw of Wilmer, Pattie Jean Heckle of Dallas and Kathy Unrau of Scio, Oregon; A stepson, Rodney Boggs of Berryville, Arkansas; two brothers, Jimmy Clyde Epperson of Grand Saline and Bill Epperson of Irving; three sisters, Margaret Blackburn and June Epperson of Irving, and Susie Kropp of Round Rock; 23 grandchildren and three great grandchildren.  Arrangements were made by Capps Memorial Chapel of Fairfield.