George Earl Epps age 59, of Queen City, Texas went to be with the Lord Friday, February 8, 2019 in a Texarkana, Texas hospital.
George was born May 26, 1959 in Linden, Texas to Bessie Pearl Epps. He was employed with UTLX Railroad Company, Texarkana, Arkansas; and was a member of Shiloh Baptist Church, Atlanta, Texas. He enjoyed spending time with family; watching wrestling and could fix just about anything. He was preceded in death by his two sons, Darnell Patterson, Kendrick Willis; brother, Gregory Louis Smith; sister, Juanita Smith; and his parents, Howard and Bessie Smith.
He is survived by his wife, Senetha Epps of Queen City, Texas; children, Darnette Patterson of Linden, Texas, Tanesha Epps Pogue of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, George Earl Epps, Jr. of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Shantel Peters of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Cody Willis of Queen City, Texas, Vonte’ Frank of Queen City, Texas, Larenzo Richardson and wife Amber of Atlanta, Texas; a brother, Preston Smith of Atlanta, Texas; two sisters, Rosetta Smith of Atlanta, Texas, Rosette Propps and husband Richard of Domino, Texas; fifteen grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be 2:00 pm, Saturday, February 16, 2019 at First Baptist Church, Baker Street, Atlanta, Texas, under the direction of Hanner Funeral Service with Bro. Arlistel Maxie officiating.
Viewing will be Friday, February 15, 2019 from 10 am to 5 pm at Hanner Funeral Service.