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Memorial Service

St Stephen Catholic Church
Saturday December 9th, 2017
2:00pm

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Visitation

St Luke United Methodist Church
Saturday December 9th, 2017
2:45pm - 4:00pm

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Emily Eason

Emily Graham Eason, 89 of Sanford passed away Saturday December 2, 2017. A Memorial service will be held at 2:00pm Saturday (12/9/2017) at St Luke United Methodist Church.

 

Mrs. Eason was born in Grays Creek, Cumberland Co, daughter of the late May Belle Breece Graham and Daniel Edward Graham. She was preceded in death by her husband Julian Kenneth Eason and two brothers, Lawrence Graham and Daniel Edward Graham. Emily and Ken moved to Sanford in 1957. She was active in her community and St Luke United Methodist Church where she served various positions and committees. In addition to her volunteering and community service, Emily was a bookkeeper for several businesses, served on the Boards of several agencies and loved playing golf. 

 

Mrs. Eason is survived by daughter Jenifer Eason Heller of Mooresville; son John Kenneth Eason of Seattle, WA; grandchildren, Connor Dane Heller, Jacob Cole Heller, Graham Wesley Eason, and Anna Jillian Eason; a brother, John Robert Graham of Mooresville.

 

The family will greet friends in the Ladies Parlor following the Memorial service on Saturday.

 

Memorial contributions can be made to the Children’s Home Society of NC, PO Box 14608, Greensboro, NC 27415.  


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2 Corinthians 1:3,4 gives us the assurance that "the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of tender mercies" is "the God of all comfort" and he comforts us in all our trials". Please accept my sincere condolences. Always remember God loves you and he cares for you! (Psalm 36:7; 1 Peter 5:7)

Rachel Morton Dec 20 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Emily Eason

The Beier Family Dec 9 2017 12:00 AM

John and Jenifer. I have missed seeing your mom these many years away from Sanford and share in your loss. I still remember her telling me to ride my motorbike over to see you back in '75 or '76 and my pestering my mom as to why I didn't have one. She was a cool lady!

Paul Gibson Dec 6 2017 12:00 AM

I will miss Emily she was always so great to visit and share with. We had lots of fun growing up across the street . My prayers are with you .

Chuck Mann Dec 5 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Emily Eason

The Charles Mann family Dec 5 2017 12:00 AM

Helen is thinking of sweet memories of Emily. We are sorry. She will be missed.
Helen Dusenbury. David and Renee Dusenbury

Renee DUSENBURY Dec 5 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Emily Eason

Dusenbury Dec 5 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Emily Eason

Christina Schwartz Dec 4 2017 12:00 AM