Lyons – Smoky, 66,
died February 18 in Lyons. He was born in Gladwin, MI. Since
2008, Smoky has lived in McMinnville, Newberg and Lyons. He
was a member of My Life Family Church in Newberg. Smoky was a
skilled writer and enjoyed writing. He was the co-writer of
“Men In Exile”.
He is survived by
son: Gabe (Tonya) Epley of Lyons; daughter: Sarah Epley of
Portland; brother: Brooks Epley of Sevlin, MN.; sister:
Jeannette (Toni) Bassett of Blocker, OK; 8 – grandchildren
and 3 – great-grandchildren. Smoky was preceded in death by
the love of his life: Carol Ruth.
will be Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 2:00 pm at My Life Family
Church in Newberg. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.