James Robert Epperson

James Robert Epperson, 75, of Stuttgart died Saturday Feb. 13, 2021.

Mr. Epperson was born May 7, 1945, in DeWitt to Robert Eugene and Mary Louise Epperson. He was a graduate of Stuttgart High School and retired after 53 years with Layne-Arkansas. He was a member of Park Avenue Missionary Baptist Church.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death his brother-in-law, Earl Whisenhunt; and step-daughter, Cynthia Ann Wood.

Survivors are his wife of 26 years, Patricia Epperson; daughter, Christy Murphy (Kevin) of Bearden; step-sons, Charlie Lammers (Maggie) and Clint Lammers of Stuttgart; sister, Elsie Whisenhunt of Texarkana; and three grandchildren, Marleigh Murphy, Cassie Murphy and Chamberlyne Lammers.

Visitation is 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Friday at Turpin Funeral Home with graveside services at 2 p.m. at Old DeWitt Cemetery.


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