Obituary – Wayne Eppars

Wayne Eppars

A funeral service for Wayne Eppars, age 89, of Dike, Texas, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, March 11, 2022, at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home with Bro Wilton McMorris officiating. Interment will follow at Connor Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, March 10, 2022, at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home. Mr. Eppars passed away on March 8, 2022, at his residence.

Wayne was born on May 30, 1932, in Dike, Texas, to Felton Odis and Edith (Bartley) Eppars. He married Carol Dawn McGrew on April 30, 1950, in Dallas, Texas. Wayne was a veteran of the United States Army where he was a combat engineer in the Korean War. He worked as a butcher and retired after 50 years of working at the Packing House Meat Market.

He is survived by his son, Felton Wayne Eppars Jr. and wife, Dawn; daughter, Mary Carol Rogers and husband, Glenn; grandchild, Jeffery Wayne Rogers; and sister, Wanda Roberts.

Wayne was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Carol; son, Daniel Eppars; and brother, Carlton Eppars.

Arrangements under the direction of Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home.

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Author: Faith Huffman

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