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Betty June Epperson (Hamm)

March 9, 1937 - March 13, 2021

Viewing will be at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, March 25, at Sweet Home Evangelical Church. The funeral service will follow at 11:00 a.m. Final burial will be at Gilliland Cemetery. Memorial contributions can be made in her name to Sweet Home Evangelical Church.

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Betty June Epperson, 84, of Sweet Home, Oregon passed away Saturday, March 13, 2021. She was born in Vinita, Oklahoma to Stephen S. and Kathrine L. (Collins) Hamm.

She grew up in and around Vinita, Oklahoma before moving to Oregon after marrying James A. Epperson, Sr. on August 4, 1953. On March 20, 1955 she moved to Sweet Home.

Betty was a dedicated housewife, mother and grandmother. She enjoyed sewing, knitting, baking, gardening, piano and dice.

Betty is survived by her husband, James A. Epperson, Sr. of Sweet Home; son James A. Epperson, Jr. of Mesa, Arizona; daughter Betty Joann Lovato of Sweet Home; sisters Janice, Shirley, Judy, and Wilma; ten grandchildren; 35 great grandchildren; and six great, great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her sons, Stephen E. Epperson in 2017 and Michael J. Epperson in 2019; sister Mary Jane Clark in 2019; and granddaughter Linda Epperson in 2019.

Viewing will be at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, March 25, at Sweet Home Evangelical Church. The funeral service will follow at 11:00 a.m. Final burial will be at Gilliland Cemetery. Memorial contributions can be made in her name to Sweet Home Evangelical Church.

Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements.