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Ruth "Eileen" Epperson

88, of Center


Ruth "Eileen" Epperson, 88, of Center, Missouri, died at 5:06 p.m. Saturday, March 1, 2014, at Hannibal Regional Hospital in Hannibal, MO. 

    Funeral Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at the James O'Donnell Funeral Home in Hannibal.  Rev. Richard Epperson will officiate.  Burial will be at Fairview Cemetery in Frankford, MO.

     Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the time of services Wednesday at the James O'Donnell Funeral Home.

     Ruth was born November 18, 1925, in Ralls County, MO, to Arthur Morton and Ethyl Marie Morris Epperson.

     Survivors include 1 brother, Alan Grant Epperson (Donna); 2 sisters, Flora Helen Epperson Murphy and Gloria Phyllis Epperson Zumwalt (Stoney E.); 1 brother in law, Joseph Yohn; 1 sister in law, Patty Epperson; and several nieces and nephews.

     She is preceded in death by her parents;  4 brothers; Robert Epperson, Elmer Glenn Epperson, Kenneth Marvin Epperson and Clarence Edmond Epperson; and 1 sister, Alma Mae Yohn.

     Ms. Epperson was a Christian By faith.

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