BARBARA "COOKIE" CAROL EPLEY, 73, of Goose Creek, SC passed away at 4:00 A.M., Thursday, January 16, 2020 at her home. She was born October 22, 1946 in Troy, OH to the late Cecil and Edna (Idle) White. On January 15, 1966 Barbara married Larry Allen Epley Sr. who preceded her in death on May 24, 2002.
Barbara is survived by children, Kim (Martin) Coomber of Goose Creek, SC, Barbara (Steve Martin) Fleming of Fletcher, Melody (Daniel) Sowers of Piqua, Larry Epley Jr. of Sidney, and Suzy (Dave Neves) Epley of Port Jefferson; special grandchild, Kandice Marie Hilleary; 21 grandchildren; 76 great-grandchildren; and 1 great-great-grandchild.
Cookie loved spending time at the Eagle's club and with her friends at the VFW. She spent her free time crocheting and making dolls for the people she loved. Recently, Barbara developed a love for online shopping and every day she was excited to receive a new package.
A funeral service will be held at Cromes-Edwards Funeral Home on Thursday, January 23, 2020 at 1:00 P.M. followed by a burial at Graceland Cemetery. Friends may visit the family from 11:00 A.M. until the time of the service. Memorial condolences may be expressed to the Epley family at the funeral home's website, www.cromesfh.com.
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