Kenneth Leon Eaves, 60, passed away on Thursday, May 15, 2014 at Providence Regional Medical Center surrounded by his family.

He was born on July 13, 1953 in Long Beach, CA the son of Franki and LaVelle (Didlake) Eaves.

At the age of 14 he moved to Washington State and graduated from Cusick High School.

He was very involved in his men's pool league, and was hard to beat at the 9 ball.

On April 24, 2008 Kenny married the love of his life Maleta (aka Mo) in Mount Vernon, WA. They loved spending time together and even worked together at the Stanwood McDonalds for the last 7 years. He considered many of his co-workers as family. Kenny was a tenderhearted man who would give his shirt off his back for just about anyone. He loved to have fun and had a way of making people around him feel special. He will be missed by all who knew him.

Kenneth is survived by his wife, Maleta Eaves; mother, LaVelle Evans; daughter, Kimberly Eaves; brothers, Lee Evans, Jack Evans; sisters, Judi Evans, Laura Evans, and Lavelle Cunningham; 10 grandchildren; cat, Oreo; dogs, Blossom and Misty; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his father, Franki Eaves; step-father, Jack W. Evans; sister, Joyce Adams; granddaughter, Hailie; nephew, Landon Foster.

A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, May 31, 2014 at 1:00PM at Lyman Baptist Church followed by a potluck reception.

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