Donna Jeanne (Morrison) Epps

By From page A4 | April 10, 2014

Donna Epps

Aug. 9, 1929 — April 5, 2014

Donna Jeanne (Morrison) Epps, 84, passed away Saturday April 5, 2014, surrounded by her family and loved ones.

Donna was born in Sacramento, Calif., to Julian (Tubby) and Hildred Morrison. She graduated from Armio High School in 1947 and went to dental assisting school in San Francisco and graduated as a dental hygienist.

Donna was a lifelong resident of Fairfield/Suisun, working in the medical field except for 10 years living in South Lake Tahoe. She retired from Solano County Traffic Department in 1996.

She enjoyed playing Pedro (cards) with her dearest and oldest friends once a month for more than 60 years. Her other interests included spending time with her NorthBay/Intercommunity Hospital Guild lunch bunch and spending time with friends and family.

She is survived by her three children, Judy Gates, Gayle Fraser (Mark) and Steven Epps (Wendy), all of Fairfield;  grandchildren, William (Julie) and Dennis Gates (Rochelle) of Nekoosa, Wi., and Danny Epps of Fairfield; four great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

She is preceded in death by her parents Julian and Hildred Morrison and son-in-law Marcius “Ed” Gates.

A visitation will be held at 10 a.m. April 10, 2014, with services at 11 a.m. at Bryan-Braker Funeral Home, 1850 W. Texas St., Fairfield, Calif. Interment will follow at Suisun-Fairfield Cemetery, 1707 Union Ave., Fairfield, Calif.

In lieu of flowers the family requests a donation be made to Sutter Solano Charitable Foundation Hospice, 2800 L. St., Ste 620, Sacramento, Calif., 95816.

Arrangements are under the direction of Bryan-Braker, 707-425 4697. You may sign the guestbook at www.bryanbraker.com.

Nancy Green


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