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Mozelle Epps Smith
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Birth: Feb. 22, 1905
Death: Sep. 1, 2003
Clarke County
Georgia, USA

MOZELLE EPPS SMITH
Re: Martha "Mattie" Mozelle EPPS

Athens Banner Herald, Athens, GA, September, 2003


Athens, Georgia

Mrs. Mozelle Epps Smith, a native and life long resident of Clarke County, died September 1, 2003. She was the daughter of Thomas Jefferson and Evelyn Langford Epps. Mrs. Smith graduated from the University of Georgia with a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration and a Master's Degree in Education. She taught schools in Clarke County for over thirteen years. Mrs. Smith was a secretary at Bridges Funeral Home for over ten years before going back to college. She was a member of Prince Avenue Baptist Church. Mrs. Smith was predeceased by her daughter Evelyn "Lyn" Connell and her late husband Mr. A. G. Smith.

Mrs. Smith is survived by a granddaughter, Julie Dixon of Virginia Beach, VA and a grandson, Ty Connell of Altanta, GA.

A graveside service will be held in Oconee Hill Cemetery, Thursday, September 4 at 4:00 p.m. with the Rev. Bill Ricketts officiating. Interment in Oconee Hill Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers make contributions to the Building Fund of Prince Avenue Baptist Church, 595 Prince Avenue, Athens, GA 30601.

Bridges Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.


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Note from Connie Epps Bond, May 23, 2007

Martha "Mattie" Mozelle EPPS
22 Feb 1905 -September 1, 2003
bur Oconee Hill Cem, Clarke Co., GA

married: Allen Grady Smith 24 Nov 1932


husband: Allen Grady Smith DOB: 01 Jan - 26 Jun 1987

daughter: Everlyn Lyn Smith married _____ Connell

Grand Children: Julia Connell & Ty Connell

parents: Thomas Jefferson Epps and Evelyn Langford Epps
(buried Oconee Hill Cem, Clarke Co, GA)

grand parents: Thomas North Epps and Cecilia Penelope Jennings Epps.

Great grand parents: William (born Dinwiddie, VA) and Sarah Alexander Epps. (both buried Epps Cem, Epps Bridge Parkway, Clarke Co., GA)


Syblings:

Martha "Mattie" Mozelle EPPS married: Allen Grady Smith 24 Nov 1932
22 Feb 1905 -September 1, 2003
bur Oconee Hill Cem, Clarke Co., GA


Benjamin Thomas EPPS married Lucile Omie Williams 07 Dec 1913
20 Feb 1888 - 16 Oct 1937
bur Oconee Hill Cem, Clarke Co, GA

Ethel Mae EPPS married Henry Eugene Thomas 18 Dec 1907
03 Oct 1889 - 01 Sep 1986
bur Oconee Hill Cem, Clarke Co GA

Carl EPPS married Claudine Henry 07 Mar 1923
15 Nov 1891 - 10 Jun 1967
bur Oconee Hill Cem, Clarke Co, GA

Ruth EPPS married William McKinnon 10 Nov 1917
29 Mar 1895 - 16 Aug 1985
bur Oconee Hill Cem, Clarke Co, GA

Roy Bedford EPPS married Maud Pauline Thompson 04 Feb 1919
19 Feb 1897 - 14 Mar 1931
bur Oconee Hill Cem, Clarke Co, GA



Lourene EPPS married 1st: Louie Emzy Blakley 19 Sep 1915
Married 2nd: M T Toney
30 Jun 1899 - 18 Oct 1984
bur Evergreen Mem Cem, Clarke Co, GA


Rosamond EPPS married Powell Daniel Bush 25 Mar 1922
22 Nov 1901 - 04 Aug 1925
bur Oconee Hill Cem, Clarke Co, GA


William Bunyun EPPS married Bertha Lucinda "Lue" Carter 02 Sep 1933
10 Dec 1907 - 10 Jan 2001
bur Veteran's Memorial Cemetery, TEXAS


Robert Lee EPPS married Margaret Virginia Spangler 05 Sep 1944
09 Jun 1910 - 13 Nov 1981
bur Forest Lawn Cem, Norfolk, VA



Margaret EPPS *
26 Jun 1922 -
*I checked the 1930 census and did not find this child. Connie
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Thomas Jefferson Epps (1858 - 1935)
  Evelyn Langford Epps (1869 - 1967)
 
 Spouse:
  Allen Grady Smith (1908 - 1982)
 
 Children:
  Evelyn Lyn Smith Connell (1942 - 1989)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ben T. Epps (1888 - 1937)*
  Carl Epps (1891 - 1967)*
  Ruth Epps McKinnon (1895 - 1985)*
  Roy Bedford Epps (1897 - 1931)*
  Ethel Epps Thomas (1899 - 1986)*
  Lourene Epps Toney (1899 - 1984)*
  Rosamund Epps Bush (1901 - 1925)*
   Mozelle Epps Smith (1905 - 2003)
  William Bunyan Epps (1907 - 2001)*
  Robert Lee Epps (1910 - 1981)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oconee Hill Cemetery
Athens
Clarke County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Connie Epps Bond
Record added: Feb 29, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 86009916
Mozelle <i>Epps</i> Smith
Added by: Ed Saye
 
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