March 18, 1954 - March 22, 2019
Columbus, GA Retired Staff Sargent Billy D. Eason, age 65, passed into rest, Friday, March 22, 2019 at the Piedmont Columbus Regional Hospital. The Bulloch County native was the son of the late Ernest “Jim” Eason and the late Anna Lou Lundy Eason. He received his formal education in the Bulloch County School System and was a graduate of the Statesboro High School class of 1972. Billy D. Eason served his country in the United States Army and retired in 1993. Sargent Eason was a member of the Metropolitan Baptist Church where he served on the board of deacons. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his siblings, Roy, Randolf, Ernestine, Donald and James Eason. He is survived by his wife, Silvia Eason, Columbus, GA, daughters, Theaonica Joy (Sheldon) Roberts, Savannah, GA and Jennifer Nicole Ferguson, Springfield, GA, grandchildren, Christopher and Kassidy Roberts and Cameron Alfonza Aiken; a stepdaughter and step grandson, Pamela Schneider and Niko Schneider, Germany; five sisters, Claudell (Andrew) Postell, Rochester, NY, Carolyn Wright and Helen Walker both of Statesboro, GA, Lizetta (Lyndon) Bellamy, Fayetteville, NC and Liz Ingram, Atlanta, GA, a brother, June (Tammy) Augusta, GA, an aunt, Lillie Bell Lundy, Statesboro, GA, a host of nieces, nephew, other relatives and friends. The remains will lie in state on the day of service from noon until the funeral hour. There will be no viewing after the eulogy. The funeral services for Retired Staff Sargent Eason will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, March 30, 2019 at the Magnolia Missionary Baptist Church, 760 Magnolia Church Road Statesboro, GA, the Rev. Dr. Francys Johnson, Pastor and the Rev. Ronnie S. Tremble, Eulogist. Burial will follow in the church cemetery with military honors. Final rites have been entrusted to Hill’s Mortuary, Inc.
Columbus, GA Retired Staff Sargent Billy D. Eason, age 65, passed into rest, Friday, March 22, 2019 at the Piedmont Columbus Regional Hospital. The Bulloch County native was the son of the late Ernest “Jim” Eason and the late... View Obituary & Service Information
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