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Obituary for Henry Walter Eaton

Henry Walter Eaton, Age 85, of Bristol, Tennessee, went to be with the Lord Saturday, July 25, 2020. He was born October 20, 1934 in Bristol, Tennessee, the son of the late Coose Jackson and Nannie Bell Eaton, and has lived all his life in the Bristol area. He was a member of Blountville Christian Church and a retired employee with BVU Authority. He was preceded in death by his wife, Joyce Marie Eaton, grandson Gary Lynn Wampler, along with siblings Ollie Mae Eaton, Linda Hicks, Billy Wayne Eaton, Kate Henley and Bernice Cressell.
Mr. Eaton is survived by daughters, Patricia L. Wampler (Gary), Rhonda Richmond (Douglas), Teresa Devito (George); sons, Randy L. Eaton, Gary L. Eaton (Cindy); sisters, Mary Wohlford, Marie Shankle, Barbara Jean Oconnor and Joyce Ann Crady; brothers, Jack Eaton and Dennis Eaton; grandchildren; Scott Wampler, Christina Taylor, Michael Eaton, Tiffany Eaton, Adam Eaton, Bryan Madsen, Christopher Shockley, Courtney Richmond, Candice Richmond, Jessica Cobb, Stephen Wolan and Anthony Devito; great-grandchildren, Clay Wampler, Casey Wampler, Michala Carty, McKinsey Taylor, Chloe Tillinghast, Cameron Tate, Shawn Eaton, Randy Eaton, Bryson Madsen, Brooklyn Madsen and coming soon, Shelby Cobb and Jaelyn Blake.
A Graveside Service will be held at East Tennessee Funeral Home Cemetery, 2630 Highway 75, Blountville, Tennessee, on Tuesday, July 28, 2020, at 2:00 pm with the Reverend Dwight Shaffer officiating. Pallbearers will be George Devito, Gary Wampler, Douglas Richmond, Scott Wampler, Stephen Wolan, Clark Oakley and Clay Wampler.
East Tennessee Funeral Home and Cemetery is honored to serve the family of Henry Walter Eaton.