Keith Andre
Services for Keith A.J. Andre, 58, Gun Barrel City, were held Sept. 16, 2010, at the Eubank Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Chris Schoolcraft officiating under the direction of Eubank Cedar Creek Funeral Home in Mabank.
Andre was born Oct. 19, 1951, in Arnold, Neb., and died Sept. 12, 2010, in Athens.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Esther and Verl Andre, and nephew Steven Alen Andre.
Previously of Nebraska, he had resided in Gun Barrel City since 1984. He retired from Trinity Industries and was Methodist by faith. He was a loyal family man who loved his family very much.
Survivors include his sons Robert Andre Cassidy, Gun Barrel City; and Travis Andre, Gun Barrel City; daughters Crystal Sanders, Gun Barrel City; Stephanie Holcomb, Hawaii; and Valeri Maxey, Gun Barrel City; brothers Myron Andre, Gun Barrel City; and Maurice Andre; sister JoAnn Woodard; grandchildren Presley Andre and Tristan Cheek; and beloved pet Whiskey Budilion “Bubby.”

Landen Epperson
A memorial service for Landen Everett Epperson, 11, Brownsboro, was held Sept. 19, 2010, (today) at the Rock Hill Baptist Church with Robert Welch officiating.
Epperson was born Jan. 1, 1999, in Athens to Melissa Martin and Brad Epperson and died Sept. 12, 2010, in Dallas.
He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Buddy Humphrey and Everett Smith.
He was a student at Brownsboro Intermediate School.
Survivors include his father and wife Lisa; mother Melissa Martin; sisters Lauren Epperson and Ashley Smither; brother Chris LaCoume; grandparents Jean Himphrey, Donna Henderson and H.L. Henderson; aunts Keesha Smith, Pat Henin and husband Al, Beth Alexander and husband Todd, uncles Jeff Woodard, Robert Crawford, Scott Rapp, Darin Rapp and Billy Henderson and wife Renata; numerous cousins and friends.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Dallas Children’s Medical Center, 2777 Stemmons Frwy., Suite 700, Dallas, TX 75207 or a fund has been set up for Lauren, his sister, in memory of Landen at Citizens State Bank.

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