Mt. Vernon Register-News

Obituaries

July 9, 2014

Audrey Epperson

Audrey M. Epperson, 86, of McLeansboro, died at 6:58 p.m. Monday, July 7, 2014, at Hamilton Memorial Nursing Center in McLeansboro.

She was born on Feb. 24, 1928, in McLeansboro, a daughter of William B. and Minnie (Metcalf) Stephens. She married Lloyd M. Epperson, who preceded her in death.

She is survived by a son, John Stephen Epperson and wife Nancy of McLeansboro; two grandchildren, Mark Epperson and wife Christina of McLeansboro and Justin Epperson and wife Melissa of McLeansboro; three great-grandchildren, Brendan Epperson, Derrick Epperson and Cade Epperson; and one stepsister, Shirley Moss of McLeansboro.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, a sister, Mary Webb; and one infant sister.

She was a homemaker.

Services were at 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 8, 2014, at First General Baptist Church in McLeansboro with the Rev. Ken Cook and the Rev. Jason Moore officiating. Burial was in the IOOF Cemetery in McLeansboro. Visitation was held at the church prior to the services.

Gholson Funeral Home of McLeansboro was in charge of arrangements.

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