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Alphonso Atkins "Fonzy" Epps
Birth: Mar. 11, 1894
Pikeville
Wayne County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Dec. 29, 1981
Goldsboro
Wayne County
North Carolina, USA

Alphonso's first wife was Bertie Obena Gwaltney
(divorced in 13 October 1936, in Goldsboro, North Carolina)

His 2nd wife was Eunice Wiley. They divorced in January, 1490. Divorced January 1940 on grounds of 2 years separation. See Wayne County Court House Docket Book 25 Page 61.

His 3rd wife was Nellie Strickland Combs.

From a letter written by Fonzy's daughter, Chrisine Epps Gardner:

December 29, 1981

Daddy died about 7:30 this morning. Viola Epps Sykes (sister) & Mary Epps Sprion (daughter) were with him.

December 30, 1981

Daddy's funeral was a graveside service only. Roy Epps (son) gave the talk and prayer. Daddy's sisters Annie and Viola and his brother Clifton were there. Also other relatives.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Charles Epps (1861 - 1942)
  Lucy Isabelle Cornelius Powell Epps (1868 - 1958)
 
 Spouses:
  Eunice Wiley Faircloth (1909 - 1992)
  Bertie Obena Gwaltney Epps (1889 - 1961)*
  Nellie Pernicey Strickland Epps (1905 - 1969)*
 
 Children:
  Dorothy Epps (1918 - 1919)*
  Christine Epps Gardner (1920 - 2009)*
  James Edwin Epps (1923 - 1923)*
  Doris Libbie Epps (1924 - 1927)*
  Mary Melinda Epps Spiron (1926 - 2011)*
  George Albert Epps (1928 - 1928)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Edward Epps (1886 - 1958)*
  Thomas Cleveland Epps (1886 - 1963)*
  Lillie E. Henard Lane (1888 - 1964)*
  Daisey Young Abigail Green Epps Best (1891 - 1964)*
  Alphonso Atkins Epps (1894 - 1981)
  Meters Charles Epps (1897 - 1976)*
  Luby Lincoln Epps (1900 - 1929)*
  Annie Elizabeth Epps Jones (1903 - 1992)*
  Lucy Viola Epps Sykes (1906 - 2000)*
  Silas Clifton Epps (1908 - 1993)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Wayne Memorial Park
Goldsboro
Wayne County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Bronson Gardner
Record added: Oct 20, 2010
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Alphonso Atkins Fonzy Epps
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Alphonso Atkins Fonzy Epps
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Alphonso Atkins Fonzy Epps
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- JGardner
 Added: Jul. 8, 2012
 
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