Jerry R. Epperson
2/19/1955 ~ 9/30/2019
Funeral services for Mr. Jerry Richard Epperson will be held on Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 1 P.M. in the chapel of Replogle-Lawrence Funeral Home with Bro. George McMinn and Bro. Steve Osborne officiating. Burial will follow at Davidson Yard Cemetery on Barnes Rd.
Jerry, age 64, passed away peacefully at home Monday, September 30, 2019 surrounded by family and friends. He was born in Medina to the late Raymond and Mary Lorene Morgan Epperson. He graduated from Medina High School and began a 46 year career as an electrician. He was licensed in 28 states as an electrician. In 1975 he married Donna Barnes, his wife of 44 years. Jerry was a member of Lathams Chapel and later Friendship Baptist Church. He farmed part time, enjoyed camping, hunting, and fishing, and loved spending time with all of his family.
Jerry was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Randall, Lynn, and Jimmy Epperson; sister, Annie Bell McMillan Toone Epperson; nephew, Josh Epperson; niece, Holly McMillan White.
He is survived is survived by his wife; son, Michael (Samantha) Epperson; daughter, Angela (Tommy) Manley; brothers, Tim (Sherry), Victor (Rita) Epperson; sisters, Johnnie (Millard) Higdon, Connie (William) Bland, Virginia (Bruce) Gilley, and Ronda (Chuck) Stewart; grandchildren, Dylan, Gracie, Lucas, and Isaac Manley, Tyler and Kade Epperson; many nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers to serve are Daniel, Mark Hunter, Mark, and Barry Bland, Lance Epperson, Colton and Levi Stewart, and Kevin Barnes. Honorary pallbearers are Tommy Cash, Bruce Gilley, William Bland, Chuck Stewart, and Bobby Bland.
Visitation with the family will be held on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 from 5 P.M. till 8 P.M. and on Thursday, October 3, 2019 from 11 A.M. till service time at the funeral home.