Roland Epperson

November 7, 1942 - December 6, 2014

11/07/1942 - 12/06/2014

Roland Epperson, 72, of Hendersonville, passed away Saturday, December 6, at Mission Campus in Asheville due to a sudden illness. A native and lifelong resident of Henderson County, he was a son of the late Clarence and Ruby Hill Epperson. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Donald Epperson. He retired from Kimberly-Clark after 30 years of service. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and working in his garden. Mr. Epperson is survived by his wife of 49 years, Emma Brock Epperson; 3 daughters, Rene Epperson, Connie Clark and Doris Pressley; a brother, Dean Epperson, 5 grandchildren, Tamara Hall, Carley, Meagan, Hunter and Linsey Clark; a great-grandson, Lucius Day and several nieces and nephews. A funeral will be held 2:00 pm Monday, December 8, in the chapel of Forest Lawn Funeral Home. Pastor Jerry Warren will officiate. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive guests for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. At other times they will be at the home.

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Nora Stewart Gosnell
8 years ago

Had lost touch with you all in recent years and just came across Roland’s death. So sorry to hear that. Knew him well when growing up.

Jim and Ellen Pressley
8 years ago

So sorry for your loss. May God wrap you in his Healing Arms.

Ashley Freeman
8 years ago

The world is missing a very special man. Love you Uncle Roly

Rick and Kathy Walker
8 years ago

So very sorry to hear about Roland. God bless you all.

glenn gilliam
8 years ago

Emma and family sorry for your loss.

Angela Pressley Quinn
8 years ago

Thinking of all of you

Lilia Lee
8 years ago

Emma and family,

We are so very sorry for your loss. Ken and I are sending you our prayers.