May 6, 1918 - Feb. 7, 2007
NEW LONDON Verlie M. Brune, 88, of New London and formerly of Clarksfield, died Wednesday at home.
She was born May 6, 1918 in Golden, Miss. to the late Virgil V. and Daisy Estelle (Fredrick) Epps. She had lived in Columbus, Texas for many years, until moving to Clarksfield in 1998.
While in Texas she had worked at Sperry & Hutchinson Co. having retired in 1977. She was a member of the New London First Baptist Church.
She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Daisy and Paul Windham of Clarksfield; eight grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren; a brother and sister-in-law, Graham and Pat Epps of Plant City, Fla.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Gilbert W. Brune in 1986; brothers, Hubert and Herman Epps; and a sister, Betty Valenta.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the First Baptist Church, 432 Park Ave., New London where funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday. The Rev. Dan Moore will officiate. Burial will follow in Clarksfield Methodist Cemetery.
Eastman Funeral Home, 200 W. Main St., New London are in charge of the arrangements.