SHREVEPORT, LA - Graveside services for Wilson Thomas "Tommy" Eason "a certified guitar holder", age 77, will be held at 10:00am on Friday, October 8, 2010 at Forest Park St. Vincent Cemetery. Officiating will be Bro. Ed Johnson. Visitation with the family will be Thursday, October 7, 2010 from 5 p.m. till 7 p.m. at the Forest Park Funeral Home, 1201 Louisiana Ave.
After a courageous battle with cancer W.T. went to be with the Lord on October 5, 2010. "God saw that he was getting tired and the cure was not to be so He put His arms around him and said come go with Me."
He was born on April 3, 1933 in Bellwood, LA. He was a lifetime resident of Shreveport. Mr. Eason proudly served our country as part of the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Jean Eason; daughter, Kathy Eason Lee and mother, Ruth F. Eason and father, Wilson Thomas Eason, Sr.
Left to cherish his memory are: son, Raymond Eason; daughter-in-law, Sherry Eason; grandchildren, Jonathan and Charles Eason, Kristy Hust and Stephanie Jessup; two great grandchildren, many friends and extended family members.
In lieu of flowers, the family wishes that memorials be given to the
in his name.
Forest Park Funeral Home
Published in Shreveport Times on Oct. 7, 2010