Mr. Robert Eugene Eason Sr., 76, of Baxley passed away June 9 at Landmark Hospital of Savannah.
Mr. Eason was born Oct. 5, 1941, in Jefferson County to the late Robert Hyden Eason and the late Marion Elizabeth Dozier Eason Stone. He was a member of Baxley Church of God and was a veteran of the United States Navy. Mr. Eason was a retired mechanic for Propex Incorporated/Hazlehurst Mills and was preceded in death by his wife, Lucille Eason, brother, Charles Eason and special friend, Ruby Lightsey.
Survivors include his daughters and son-in-law, Beth Eason of Baxley and Pam Hollis Sane and husband Danny of Tunnell Hill; son, Robert Eason Jr. of Hazlehurst; sisters and brother-in-law, Glenda and Willie Burch of West Green and Gloria Harris of Alma; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Services were held June 12 at the chapel of Swain Funeral Home with the Rev. Lamar Lee officiating.
Interment was in Omega Cemetery.
Active Pallbearers were Don Lightsey, Dale Lightsey, James Fennell, Roger Hollis, Ricky Clark and Jonathan Eason.
Swain Funeral Home was in charge.