Ray Eaton(1943 - 2013)

Ray Lloyd Eaton


Ray Lloyd Eaton, 69, died June 15, 2013, at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg, Miss. Funeral Services will be at 3:00 p.m. at Moore Funeral Chapel in Hattiesburg, followed by burial in Hillcrest Cemetery in Petal.

Mr. Eaton was a member of First Baptist Church - Oloh. His services will be officiated by the church's pastor, Rev. John H. Innabnit. Visitation will be from 1:00 p.m. until service time.

He was preceded in death by his father, Jessie Lloyd Eaton of Sumrall, and his brother, Claude Wayne Eaton of Mobile.

Survivors include his mother, Claudelle Graves Eaton; his wife of 53 years, Linda Faye Walker Eaton; two sons, Jeffrey Scott and Christopher Bryan; five grandchildren, Heather Eaton Mattox (Tom), Brandon Chance, Chase Jarrett, Bryan Walker, and Katelyn Olivia; and two great granddaughters, Anna Grace and Addison Kate Mattox.

He owned and operated Triple E. Auto Sales for the past forty years. Prior to that, he was employed by Texas Instruments and The Burroughs Company as a field service technician.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Lamar Baptist Association, 2843 Highway 589, Hattiesburg, MS 39402, or to another .


Published in the Hattiesburg American on June 17, 2013