Gary Don Epton, age 62, of Murfreesboro, Ark., died on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 202, in Murfreesboro, Ark.
He was born May 24, 1960, in Dallas, Texas the son of Shirley Harper Anthony and the late Charles Epton.
Mr. Epton was a member of First Baptist Church in Murfreesboro and a loving caretaker for his mother. He was a well known member of the community and was loved everywhere he went.
In addition to his father he was preceded in death by his sister, Karen Elmore, and nephew, Ron Elmore Jr.
Survivors include: his mother, Shirley Anthony of Murfreesboro, Ark.; sisters Betty Middleton of Madisonville, Ky., Jamie Mixon of Dallas, Texas, and Pamela Dutra of Hayward, Calif.; nieces and nephews Shawn Culpepper, Todd Elmore, Jennifer Lee, Amber Henderson, Julie White, Sarah Mixon, Katie Mixon, and Justin Dutra; step-siblings Leslie and Russell Peterson both of Dallas, Texas; as well a number of friends and extended family.
Visitation will be 1:00 p.m., until 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 11, at First Baptist Church in Murfreesboro.
Memorial services will be 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 11, at First Baptist Church in Murfreesboro, with Bro. Bruce Short officiating, under the direction of Latimer Funeral Home in Murfreesboro.
You may send an online sympathy message at www.latimerfuneralhome.com.