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 James Edward “Ed” Eaves

James Edward “Ed” Eaves

Birth
Kelton, Union County, South Carolina, USA
Death 31 Oct 2006 (aged 77)
Union County, South Carolina, USA
Burial Union, Union County, South Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 16683503 · View Source
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Mr. James Edward "Ed" Eaves, age 86, husband of Doris Vaughan Eaves of 4734 Lockhart Hwy., Union, S.C. died Tuesday, October 31, 2006 at Wallace Thomson Hospital.

Mr. Eaves was born in Kelton, S.C., July 29, 1920, a son of the late Paul and Sibbie Morris Eaves.

He was retired from Torrington Company and was formerly employed with Union Textiles. Mr. Eaves was a Veteran of the U.S. Navy having served in World War II. Mr. Eaves was a member of Philippi Baptist Church where he was a former deacon and choir member and was also a member of the VFW.

Surviving in addition to his wife are; a daughter, Jean Crocker and husband Ronnie, four sisters: Laura Comer, Essie Vinson, Katherine Vinson and Ann Sprouse, two brothers: Jimmy Dean Eaves and Weldon Eaves all of Union, one grandson, Brian Crocker and wife Michelle of Columbia and a great-granddaughter, Gabrielle Crocker. Mr. Eaves was predeceased by a son, James Eaves and two brothers, Ralph Eaves and Bill Eaves.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Thursday, November 2, 2006 at Philippi Baptist Church conducted by Rev. Brad Goodale and Rev. Tim Huckaby. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Active pallbearers will be: Ronnie Eaves, Stan Eaves, Tommy Eaves, Danny Comer, Steve Gibson, Joel Miller and Eddie Gibson. The following are asked to assemble at the church at 1:45 PM Thursday to form the Honorary Escort: members of the L.D. Gwinn Sunday School Class of Philippi Baptist Church, Fred O'Dell, Robert Palmer, Terry Bentley, Mack Rash, Larry O'Shields, Harold Orr, Bill Clowney, Ned Farr, Bobby Turner, Les Anderson, Recce O'Dell and Aubrey Garner.

The family will receive friends 1:00-2:00 PM Thursday in the church prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Philippi Baptist Church Building Fund, 327 Philippi Church Rd., Union, SC 29379.

The family is at the home of his daughter and son-in-law, Jean and Ronnie Crocker, 4744 Lockhart Hwy., Union, SC 29379


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  • Created by: Frank & Lillian
  • Added: 17 Nov 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 16683503
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Edward “Ed” Eaves (29 Jul 1929–31 Oct 2006), Find A Grave Memorial no. 16683503, citing Philippi Cemetery, Union, Union County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Frank & Lillian (contributor 46605151) .