Hazel Laverne Waltman was born ??? and died on 27 September 2002 in Laurel, Mississippi. She married John Burl Sykes and later Jack L. Epperson.
Franklin County Times, 30 September 2002
QUITMAN Services for Hazel Laverne Waltman Epperson will be Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. at Providence Church with the Revs. Lindsey, Lester Griffin and Butch Crabtree officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Wright's Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Epperson, 78, of Quitman, died Friday, Sept. 27, 2002, at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel.
Survivors include her son, Tom Sykes and his wife, Judy, of Seminary; a granddaughter, Brandi Bryant of Magee; a step-granddaughter, Leigh Ann Powell of Seminary; two step-grandsons, Todd Thurman and Terry Thurman, both of Leaksville; seven great-granddaughters, two great-grandsons; a sister, Louise Atwood of Saraland, Ala.; and two brothers, Buddy Waltman of Meridian and Harvey Waltman of Saraland.
She was preceded in death by a grandson, John Thomas Sykes Jr.; her first husband, Johnny Burl Sykes; and her second husband, Jack L. Epperson.
Visitation will be today 5 p.m.-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Jack L. Epperson was born ???.
They had the following children:
John Thomas Sykes was born ???. He married Judy. He fathered two children: John and Brandi.