Wilma Turner Epperson


Wilma Turner Epperson, 81,  went to be with the Lord on the Friday morning,  Nov. 26, 2021,  in her home with family by her side.

She was born to the late Clyde and Dee Turner on August 5, 1940.

Wilma was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother and will always be remembered for her caring and generous nature.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Julian Epperson; brother, Gene Turner; sister-in-law, Diane Turner; daughter, Kay Vaughn; granddaughter, Kristy Vaughn; and grandson, Shane Hoskins.

She leaves behind to cherish her memory, daughter, Pam (Norman) Hoskins; brothers: Charles Turner and Bernie (Mary Frances) Turner; grandchildren: Shaun (Lyndsey) Epperson, Dustin (Janelle) Hoskins, Michael Hoskins, Michelle (Mike) Rymer, and Amanda Vaughn; great-grandchildren: D.J. Hoskins, Logan Epperson, Brielle Epperson, Alexis Brown, Dakota Lewis, Bryson Vaughn, and Brayden Vaughn; nieces: Beth (Shane) Cassida and Annie Turner; and special friends: Chasidy Hazelwood, Stacey Dixon and McKaylee Cross.

The family would like to especially thank Hearth Hospice, April Whitted and Amanda Pope for the loving care  provided to Mrs. Epperson during her time of need.

A Celebration of Wilma’s life will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Dec 1, 2021, at the Cleveland Chapel of Companion Funeral Home.

Her family will receive friends from  1 p.m. to the 3 p.m. service.

She will be laid to rest following the service at Fort Hill Cemetery, with Pastor Shane Cassida  officiating. 

 You are invited to share a personal memory of Wilma or your condolences with her family at her online memorial located at


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