Carl Gene Epperson Obituary

Carl Gene Epperson

<p>Carl Epperson, age 70, of Sumner, died Tuesday, January 12, 2021, at University Hospital in Columbia.</p> <p>Funeral services will be Friday, January 15, 2021, at 2:00 p.m. at Wright Funeral Home in Brookfield with Holly Stanley officiating.&nbsp; Burial will be in Lakeside Cemetery in Sumner.&nbsp; The family will receive friends Friday from 1:00 p.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.</p> <p>Memorials to the family (payable to Carla Epperson) may be left at or mailed to Wright Funeral Home, P.O. Box 496, Brookfield, MO 64628.</p> <p>Carl Gene, son of Orville and Ethel (Bloss) Epperson, was born October 6, 1950, in Brookfield.&nbsp; On July 26, 1975, he married Carla Goddard.&nbsp;</p> <p>Carl was a long-time farmer and manager of Sportsman Inn in Sumner.&nbsp; He also worked at Swan Lake Refuge, was a boilermaker for 5 years and processed geese for over 22 years.</p> <p>He was a past member of Sumner Sportsman Club and a current VFW member in Grants, New Mexico, the Sumner Fire Department and Friends of Swan Lake Refuge.</p> <p>Survivors include his wife, Carla of the home; two daughters, Shuana McBee of Sumner and Racheal Simpson and husband, Mike of Butler; two sons, Carl Robert Montgomery and wife, Sharlene of Sumner and Homer Epperson and wife, Stephanie of Brookfield; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; three brothers, Keith Epperson and wife, Shirley of Rothville, Max Epperson and wife, Betty of Abingdon, Illinois and Donnie Epperson and wife, Shirley of Marceline; and several nieces, nephews and many friends.</p> <p>He was preceded in death by his parents; step-father, Homer Douglas; a daughter Carlinda Epperson; and two brothers, Eddie Epperson and Jerry Epperson.</p>
October 6, 1950 - January 12, 202110/06/195001/12/2021
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Carl Epperson, age 70, of Sumner, died Tuesday, January 12, 2021, at University Hospital in Columbia.

Funeral services will be Friday, January 15, 2021, at 2:00 p.m. at Wright Funeral Home in Brookfield with Holly Stanley officiating.  Burial will be in Lakeside Cemetery in Sumner.  The family will receive friends Friday from 1:00 p.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.

Memorials to the family (payable to Carla Epperson) may be left at or mailed to W...

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