STATHAM – Henry Leroy Eaton, 70, died Friday, October 14, 2011.
A native of Pelzer, S.C., he was the son of the late Joseph and Estelle Eaton. Mr. Eaton was preceded in death by his wife, Bonnie; brother, Charles Eaton; half-brothers, Howard Eaton and Kenneth Eaton; and half-sister, Beatrice Laney.
Survivors include children, Joseph Henry Eaton, Statham, and Tammy Lynn Eaton, Jacksonville, Fla.; brothers, Wayne Eaton and Marvin Eaton, both of Covington, Johnny Eaton, Atlanta; sisters, Lila Wilson, Statham, Doris Almond, Winder, Irene McTagert, Sandy Springs, Janice Eaton and Josephine Fernandez, both of Pelzer, S.C.; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held Tuesday, October 18, at 2 p.m., in the chapel of Bernstein Funeral Home. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.
The family would like to thank SouthernCare Hospice for their assistance.
Bernstein Funeral Home, Athens, is in charge of arrangements.