02/19/12 — SANDRA R. EASON

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Feb. 17, 1943-Feb. 17, 2012

LaGRANGE -- Sandra Roberts Eason, 69, of the Jason Community of Greene County moved on to her heavenly home on Friday evening, Feb. 17, 2012.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21, at the chapel of Taylor-Tyson Funeral Service with Pastor Scott Hardy officiating. Interment will follow at the Mewborn Family Cemetery.

Her death followed a brief, but courageous, battle with cancer.

A Greenville native, Sandra was born Feb. 17, 1943, the daughter of Sam Roberts and Garnet B. Roberts.

Sandra is survived by her husband of 49 years, Bobby Eason; her sons, Bob Eason and wife, Lesley, of Jacksonville, and Tommy Eason and wife, Marybeth, of Greenville; and her special grandchildren, Trey Eason and Gage Eason both of Jacksonville, and Mary Roberts Eason and Hayes Eason, both of Greenville.

Additionally she is survived by her mother, Garnet Boyd Roberts of Greenville; sisters, Penney Jenkins and husband, Jesse, of Greenville, and Patsy Parker and husband, Linwood, of Four Oaks; brothers, Larry Roberts of Greenville and Bib Roberts and wife, Sharon, of Brandywine, Md.; and numerous nieces and nephews. Sandra's father, Sam, preceded her in death.

The family will receive friends on Monday evening from 7 until 8:30 p.m. at the funeral home and other times at the residence, 7734 Highway 903 S., LaGrange. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Jason Presbyterian Church, 7783 Highway 903 S., LaGrange, NC 28551, the American Cancer Society, or the charity of one's choice.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.taylor-tyson.com.


Published in Obituaries on February 19, 2012 10:45 AM