Epperson, Donnell Brand, 49, passed away Sunday, February 7, 2010 in Oklahoma City. She was born in Odessa, TX on November 4, 1960 to Don and Leona Brand.
Donnell was a breast cancer survivor. She had a strong faith in the Lord and was an active member of the Southern Hills United Methodist Church in OKC. Donnell loved her family, especially her grandchildren, which were a huge part of her life. She was a member of the Oklahoma Romance Writers of America. She also loved quilting, gardening and her two dogs Sam and Max. She will be missed by all who knew her.
She is survived by her husband, Lane of Moore, OK; her parents, Don and Leona Brand; one son, Sean Ivins of Corn, OK; four daughters, Laura Ivins-Hulley and husband Brian of Bloomington, IN, Amber Huffer and husband Ryan of Moore, OK, Taira Ivins of Norman, OK and Melissa Epperson of Moore, OK; one sister, Darlene Primm and husband Wayne of Coppell, TX; five grandchildren, Alec, Brooklynn, Brady, Aaliyah and Ashton; one special niece, Melanie Capps; and a nephew, Chris Forister.
Memorial services held Thursday, February 11, 2010 at the Southern Hills United Methodist Church in OKC.