George Arthur Epps

Sunrise: June 15, 1948

Sunset: July 24, 2022

May the Work I’ve Done Speak for Me….

On Sunday, July 24, 2022 George A. Epps was called home to be with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. George was born in Norfolk, VA on June 15, 1948 to the late George and Ruth Mae Epps. He received his education in Norfolk, VA at Booker T. Washington High School, and also attended Norfolk State University. From then he joined the military. He was enlisted in both the Marines and Army. He also worked at Norfolk Naval Shipyard for 10 years as a pipefitter. He also was a faithful member of Queen Street Baptist Church on Brambleton Avenue, Norfolk, VA; under Pastor Jasper Freedom. George was known as a humble, quiet person who enjoyed playing his lottery and also was a funny and loveable person who loved his family. George was predeceased by his parents: George and Ruth Mae Epps; three brothers: Nathaniel Epps, Abraham A. Epps, and Rodney Epps; one niece, Darlene Daniel; and one brother-in-law, Avery Monds. George leaves to cherish his memory: his siblings, Rose Lawson (Clarence) of Norfolk, VA, Pauline Newsom (Ricky) of  VA. Beach, VA, Barbara Cooper (Ben), Diane Daily, George Epps, Terry Epps (Patricia), O’Nay Monds all from Norfolk, VA, and O’Neal Epps (Deborah) of VA Beach, VA; and a host of nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, cousins, and other family and friends.

Viewing Thursday, August 4, 2022 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM Metropolitan Funeral Service 120 West Berkley Avenue Norfolk, Virginia Service COME IN PERSON OR WATCH LIVE ONLINE Friday, August 5, 2022 11:00am Faith in Action 4603 Cape Henry Ave. Norfolk, VA 23513 Interment Roosevelt Memorial Park 1101 Campostella Road Chesapeake, VA 23320

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    Vernon Gordon says

    My condolences goes out to NaNa and the ENTIRE EPPS family. I call George my “road dog”. Whatever George wanted I done it for him! He was a AWESOME FRIEND! He’ll come done to the house and we watch a lot of Horror Movies 🍿 and he’ll say I see you later Vernon and who would had that I’ll never hear them those words again! I’m going to miss you George. Love you George! We will meet again another day. From the Gordon’s Family, Take, Care young Man

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    Deborah Powell says

    Diane in your time of Loss you have my Deepest Sympathy. You and your Family are in my thoughts and Prayers ❤️

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    Brenda says

    To the EPPS Family,
    We are so sorry to hear of Arthur’s passing and send our sincere condolences to each of you, Praying the God of all comfort envelopes you in His loving arms and give you supernatural peace is this season.
    God’s great grace and blessings,
    The BROCK Family

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      Selina L Woodhouse says

      My condolences to the Epps family praying for peace, comfort and strength, From the Woodhouse family,

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    Coleen Norman says

    Family you have our deepest sympathy. May the memories shared bring you comfort and God give you all the strength needed during this most difficult time.
    Norman/Epps Family

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    Bonnie Davis Sessoms family says

    My condolences to the Epps family from the Sessoms family.

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    Sharonda Spence says

    Just recently found out about the passing of one of my favorite clients.I had the opportunity to work for Mr Epps off and on for about 5 years and I can honestly say he was one of my favorite clients to work with coming to work use to feel like home although sometimes he couldn’t get my name right lol we grew a bound over those years I just wanted to send my condolences to the family and friends of Mr Epps may your beautiful soul rest in peace.

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