Shirley Joyce Eppler
Shirley Joyce Eppler
  • November 29, 1936 - September 16, 2016
  • Richardson, Texas

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Shirley Joyce Eppler passed away Friday, September 16, 2016 at the age of 79. She was born on November 29, 1936 to Altus Cates and Modena Clayton in Terrell, Texas.

Shirley worked for Parker Chiropractic Research Foundation for 14 years and she also worked for Crowley First United Methodist Church for 10 years. She loved classic movies, reading, going to the movies, spending time with her great-grandchildren, shopping and family adventures.

Shirley is preceded in death by her parents, Altus Cates & Modena Clayton. She is survived by her daughter Mindy Wilkins and husband Evin, and daughter Cindy Roberts, granddaughter Amy Roberts; great-grandchildren Sierra Roberts and Caiden Choate, sister Lana Weaver and husband Ronnie.

There will be a graveside service 10:00 a.m., Monday, September 19, 2016 at Kaufman City Cemetery in Kaufman, Texas. The family asks in lieu of flowers to please make donations to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, Shirley’s favorite charity. Please leave condolences for the family at