Janet Faye Epperly (Mama Faye), age 74, passed away May 29, 2022 at her home in Homosassa, Florida.
She was born October 20, 1947 in Henderson, NC to the late Dorothy Ranes and Thomas Watkins.
Faye lived most of her life in Henderson, NC where she was employed by Simmons Ford for 45 years. She was also a
member of Calvary Baptist Church in Henderson, NC under Pastor Gene Wood before moving to Homosassa, FL.
After moving to Homosassa, Florida with her husband Steven Epperly in 2015, she became a member of Faith Baptist
Church under Pastor John McClean. Faye was very strong in her Christian faith and would always talk about the Lord.
Besides her parents she is preceded in death by her daughter Kristie Vick.
She is survived by her husband Steven Epperly, daughter Stephanie (Santos) Prado, stepdaughters Donna (David) White
and Michelle (Bradley) Bright, grandchildren Kristen (Gary) Ayscue, Amanda Crews, Megan (Caleb) Vernon, Hannah (Roy)
Ayers, Stephanie White, Joshua White and great grandchildren Kendall Ayscue, Amos Vernon, Dixie Vernon, Asa Vernon,
Silas Vernon, Levi Vernon, Wayde Ayers, Savannah Ayers and Sawyer Ayers.
Mama Faye will be greatly missed.
Funeral services will be 1:00 P.M. Monday June 6, 2022 at Restwood Memorial Gardens in Hinton, WV with Pastor Bill Fox officiating. Friends are asked to meet at the cemetery from 12:30 P.M. until time of services.