Mr. Jimmy Eason, age 72, of Tullahoma, passed away Sunday evening at St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital in Murfreesboro.
He was born in Marion Co., GA to the late Howell and Ozie Imogene Crook Eason.
Mr. Eason was of the Baptist faith and worked many jobs in and around the Tullahoma area. He loved his family and strong love of car racing.
He is survived by his wife, Carolyn Eason, sons, Troy (Karla) Eason, Jimmy Allan (Cheryl) Eason, daughters, Kim (Jim) Ricks, Tina (John) Haugen, brother, Cecil Eason of GA, sister, Helen Young of MS, 5 grandchildren, Jessica, Chase, Travis, James and Brooklyn, numerous nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.
Graveside services for Mr. Eason will be conducted at 1:00 PM, Thursday at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens. The funeral procession will leave at 12:45 Thrusday from the funeral home to the cemetery.
Visitation with the family will be from 4:00 till 8:00 PM, Wednesday evening at Tullahoma Funeral Home.