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Vernon Wilford Epperson
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Birth: Nov. 7, 1915
Sidney
Champaign County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jan. 18, 1960
Danville
Vermilion County
Illinois, USA

Vic's obituary read: "City Man Dies at 44 at Home - Vernon W. (Vic) Epperson, 44, died unexpectedly Monday evening at his home, 505 W. Woodbury St. He was service manager for many years at Glen T. Smith's Chrysler & Plymouth Motor Sales Service. An ardent golfer, he won the WDAN hole-in-one tournament in 1953. He also enjoyed photography, and particularly, the raising of roses. He was affiliated with Chrysler about 25 years, formerly working for L.D. Wyman Agency. A member of Olive Branch Lodge 38, he attended Central Christian Church.
The son of William R. and Lillie Ross Epperson, he was born November 7, 1915 in Sidney. he came to Danville with the family at age 5, and attended schools here. On July 25, 1933, he was married in Newport, Indiana, to Juanita Stovall who survives. Other survivors include his parents of Danville; a brother, James of Covington; sister, Mrs. Loretta Rice, and grandmother, Mrs. Leona Farnsworth, both of Danville.
The body is at Edmund-Dickson Funeral Chapel for services at 2 P.M. Thursday. The Rev. Edward L. Young will officiate, with burial in Sunset Memorial Park. Masonic services also will be held by Olive Branch Lodge 38." 
 
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 Parents:
  William Roy Epperson (1886 - 1960)
  Lillian Frances Ross Epperson (1895 - 1970)
 
 Spouse:
  Juanita LaVone Stovall Epperson (1912 - 1992)
 
 Siblings:
  Loretta Evelyn Doris Epperson Rice (1914 - 2014)*
  Vernon Wilford Epperson (1915 - 1960)
  James Lawrence Ellmore Epperson (1919 - 2001)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sunset Memorial Park
Danville
Vermilion County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Lesa Epperson
Record added: May 30, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19619493
Vernon Wilford Epperson
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Vernon Wilford Epperson
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Vernon Wilford Epperson
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