Etola Maxine Epperson

October 1, 1925 ~ November 6, 2020 (age 95)

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Etola Maxine Epperson of Batesville, AR passed away at home surrounded by her loving family on Friday, November 6, 2020 at the age of 95. Mrs. Epperson was born October 1, 1925 in Tuckerman, AR to the late Lawson and Carmen Runsick. Mrs. Epperson was of the Christian faith and served the Lord faithfully in life as well as a member of Quail Valley Church of Christ. She dedicated her life to her faith and her family. She demonstrated her faith through her actions, she was a very hard worker and loved providing for her family. She leaves behind a legacy of joy, faith, hard work, and most of all love.

Mrs. Epperson is preceded in death by both of her parents; her husband of 24 years, C.D. Epperson; her brother, Lahman Runsick; her sisters:  Lucille Allen, Edna McDoniel, and an infant sister, Mabel Runsick. She is survived by her daughters, Sandra Taylor (J.B.), Janelle Reeves (Marvin); her son, Chuck Epperson (Andrea), 8 beloved grandchildren, all of which “Mommy Epp” is very proud:  Karla Hodge, Lesa Downs, Stephan Jiles, Angela Collins, Rebecca Sharp, Morton Epperson, John Sharp, and Jordan Epperson; 8 great grandchildren; 10 great great grandchildren; one niece, Camelita Lavender, one nephew, David Runsick, and a host of beloved friends and church members.

There will be a Funeral Service at the Willis Funeral Service Chapel on Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at 10 AM with David Moore and Burl Young officiating; followed by interment at Fairview Cemetery in Cave City, AR.

All CDC guidelines for Covid-19 will be in place and a mask must be worn.

In Lieu of flowers the family requests that memorials be made to Quail Valley Church of Christ, 4104 E. Harrison St. Batesville, AR; or a charity of your choice.

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Funeral Service
November 10, 2020

10:00 AM
Willis Funeral Service
3513 Harrison Street
Batesville, AR 72501

November 10, 2020

11:30 AM
Fairview Cemetery
Cave City
Cave City, AR 72521

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