MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

April 21, 2013

Charles Epperson

1937 - 2013


— Funeral services for Charles R. Epperson, 75, of Muskogee, OK, will be held at 2:00 P.M. Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at Lescher-Millsap Funeral Chapel in Muskogee with Reverend Kelly Payne of Timothy Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be in Greenhill Cemetery under the direction of Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home in Muskogee.

Mr. Epperson was born October 19, 1937 in Boynton, OK, the son of R. D. and Inas (Smith) Epperson and died Saturday, April 20, 2013 in Muskogee.  He married Doris June Woodard October 23, 1970 in Wagoner, OK. He graduated from Muskogee Central High School in the class of 1955. Mr. Epperson retired from Safeway. He was also a rancher and horse trader. He attended Oldham Memorial Baptist Church and loved spending time with his family. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors include his wife, Doris Epperson of the home; children, Ronald Epperson and wife, BeaAnn, of Oktaha, Bobby Epperson of Muskogee, Tony Epperson of Muskogee, Nancy Eller and husband, Roger, of Oktaha, Melissa McAdoo and husband, Les, of McAlester; grandchildren, Shawna, Misty, Brittany, Richie, Chad, Rachel, Bailey, Jaime, Jennifer, Ashly, Dalton, Alley, Robbie, Jessica, Sydney, Taylor and Tish; sister, Corene Curtis of Oktaha; special niece, Sherri Randolph; nephew, Randy Curtis; 21 great-grandchildren; and a host of extended family and friends.