Obituaries: Charlie Epperson

OTTUMWA-Charles Wayne “Charlie” Epperson, 51, of Ottumwa, died at 3:15 a.m. December 14, 2016 at Hospice House in Ottumwa.

He was born February 6, 1965 in South Amboy, New Jersey to Charles L. and Laura Jean Rose Epperson.

A graduate of Ottumwa High School, Charlie had served with the Texas National Guard and later worked for the Texas National Guard.

Surviving is his step-mother, Helen Epperson of Ottumwa; a step-son, Joe Snook of Ottumwa; step-brothers, Jim Maize of Ottumwa and Tim (Debbie) Maize of Kirksville, MO.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother Michael Epperson.

His body has been cremated.

A Celebration of life will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday December 30th at the John Deere Union Hall.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family.