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Forrest Orville "Pete" Eppler
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Birth: Jun. 29, 1908
Lebanon
Marshall County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Mar. 8, 1982
Durant
Bryan County
Oklahoma, USA

Forrest Orville 'Pete' Eppler was born June 29, 1908 in Oklahoma, son of James Albert Eppler and Francis Russell Holley.

The 1910 Federal Census for Holford, Oklahoma (Marshall County) shows Forrest Eppler, age 1 year 8 months, born in Oklahoma; living with his father, James A. Eppler, a farmer, age 50, born in Arkansas; and his mother, Francis R., age 45, born in Arkansas. Also living in the household were Forrest's older siblings: Rosa S. Eppler, age 25, born in Arkansas; Cecil C. Eppler, a laborer, age 18, born in Arkansas; Daisy M. Eppler, age 16, born in Arkansas; Omer Lee Eppler, a laborer, age 14, born in Arkansas; Curtis I. Eppler, a laborer, age 12, born in Oklahoma; and Loeva Eppler, age 3, born in Oklahoma.

The 1930 Federal Census for Holford, Oklahoma (Marshall County) shows Forrest Eppler, age 21, born in Oklahoma; living with his father, James A. Eppler, a farmer, age 70, born in Arkansas; and his mother, Francis R., age 65, born in Arkansas. Also living in the household were Forrest'd siblings: Curtis Eppler, a barber, age 32, born in Oklahoma; and Loeva Eppler, age 21, born in Oklahoma.

The 1940 Federal Census for Holford, Oklahoma (Marshall County) shows F. O. Eppler, proprietor of a grocery store, age 31, born in Oklahoma; and his wife, Bunida, age 22, born in Oklahoma. Living with them were three children: Paul Eppler, age 4; Charles Eppler, age 2; and Jerry Eppler, age 7 months; all born in Oklahoma.

Forrest died March 8, 1982 in Durant, Oklahoma (Bryan County) and was buried there in the Highland Cemetery. Bunida died June 27, 1988 and was buried in Highland Cemetery beside her husband.
 
 
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 Parents:
  James Albert Eppler (1859 - 1933)
  Francis Russell Holley Eppler (1864 - 1933)
 
 Spouse:
  Bunida E. Davis Eppler (1916 - 1988)*
 
 Children:
  Charles E Eppler (1938 - 2013)*
  Orval Eugene Eppler (1947 - 1976)*
 
 Sibling:
  Ira Curtis Eppler (1898 - 1966)*
  Forrest Orville Eppler (1908 - 1982)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Highland Cemetery
Durant
Bryan County
Oklahoma, USA
Plot: Drive 8, Section 3, Lot 2633
 
Created by: TimelessSpirits
Record added: Sep 24, 2011
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Forrest Orville Pete Eppler
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Forrest Orville Pete Eppler
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