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Vernon Badger Epley

June 2, 1924 ~ May 6, 2017 (age 92)
Vernon Badger Epley, age 92, of Rutherfordton, passed away Saturday, May 6, 2017, at Holly Springs Senior Citizens Home.

He was a native of Rutherford County and the son of the late Badger Epley and the late Lula Haynes Epley. He was a member of Oak Springs Baptist Church and retired from Spindale Mills after 44 years. He was preceded in death by his wife Vernie, a three year old son Robert Vernon Epley Jr., three brothers; Elvin, Edward and James Epley and three sisters; Etta Millard, Ethel Owens and Aline Champion.

Left to cherish his memories are:

Four Sisters:
Betty Lou Hudgins of Marion
Marie Davis of Marion
Joyce Toney of Lake Lure
Louise Cuthbertson of Rutherfordton.

A special nephew Hicks Owens and a number of other nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM, Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at McMahan's Funeral Home. The memorial service will be at McMahan's Funeral Home Chapel at 2:00 PM, Tuesday, May 9, 2017 with Reverend Wayne Toney officiating. Interment will be at Shiloh Baptist Church Cemetery. The family would like to thank the staff of Holly Springs Senior Citizens Home and Hospice of Rutherford County for all the love and care you have given to Vernon and showed to us his family. Online guest register at McMahan's Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Charge of the arrangements.


MAY 9. 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

McMahan's Funeral Home & Cremation Services

249 South Main St.

Rutherfordton, NC, 28139

Memorial Service

MAY 9. 2:00 PM

McMahan's Funeral Chapel

249 South Main Street

Rutherfordton, NC, 28139



Shiloh Baptist Church Cemetery

1850 Poors Ford Road

Rutherfordton, NC, 28139

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