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David J. Eason

March 10, 1928 November 18, 2018
David J. Eason
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Obituary for David J. Eason

Mr. David J. Eason, 90, of Hoboken, passed away Sunday, November 18, 2018, at his residence.

Born on March 10, 1928, in Baxley, GA, he had lived in Bristol most of his life. Mr. Eason worked as a Truck Driver for F.W. Kimbrell Grain & Feed and also operated Dave Eason Welding where he built smokers and trailers. He enjoyed being outdoors and working in his garden. Mr. Eason loved spending time with his grandchildren and fishing. Mr. Eason was of the Baptist Faith and a member of Bristol Baptist Church.

He was a son of the late John “Bear” and Mary Sapp Eason. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Eunice Irene Dykes Eason; daughter, Deborah Sharpe; son, David Eason; granddaughter, Brenda Gail Sharpe; grandson, Joseph Wayne Harris and several brothers and sisters.

Survivors include his wife, Katherine Reed Eason of Jacksonville, FL; two daughters, Faye Jordan of Hoboken and Susie Eason of Mershon; a sister, Maggie Nunn of Blackshear; 7 grandchildren, David (Nancy Thomas) Eason, Tonya Gail Jordan Egipciaco, Kenny (Misty) Jordan, Jr., Ann (Andy) Roberson, Earl Sharpe, Lamar (Erica) Eason and Jerome Sharpe; 16 great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

Funeral services for Mr. Eason will be held Wednesday, November 21, 2018, at 11 o’clock from the Bristol Baptist Church.

Interment will be in the Bristol Cemetery.

Visitation will be held at Pearson-Dial Funeral Home on Tuesday evening from 6:00-8:00 PM.

Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online register at

Pearson-Dial Funeral Home, Inc. of Blackshear is in charge of the arrangements.

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Pearson-Dial Funeral Home

PO Box 375
659 Main Street
Blackshear, GA 31516

Pearson-Dial Funeral Home
PO Box 375 Blackshear 31516 GA
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Bristol Baptist Church

Bill Kimmons Road
Bristol, GA 31518

Bristol Baptist Church
Bill Kimmons Road Bristol 31518 GA
United States

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