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Felmet L. Eaves

January 4, 1928 — July 13, 2019

Felmet L. Eaves, 91, of Calhoun, tragically and unexpectedly passed away Friday, July 12, 2019. He was a United States Army Veteran and was ranked Corporal.  He served two tours in Germany. He was an expert marksman.  He was a member of Calhoun First Baptist Church.  He loved gardening and deep-sea fishing.

He was preceded in death by his wife Fannie Isabelle Eaves, parents Felmet Leonard Eaves Sr. and Ada Gussie Guffey Eaves; sister Grace Ann Brown; brother William “Bill” Eaves.

He is survived by his children Christina Eaves of Athens, Steve Liner (Kathy) of Cleveland; granddaughter Isabella Koons (Dylan) of Cleveland; 4 great-grandchildren; sister Ruth Green of Charleston; dear friends Jerry Duncan and his wife Cindy; several nieces and nephews also survive. 

A graveside service will be held at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, July 15, 2019 at Calhoun Community Cemetery with Reverend Jay McClusky officiating. 

Ralph Buckner Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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Graveside Service

Monday, July 15, 2019

Starts at 4:30 pm (Eastern time)

Calhoun Community Cemetery

106 Church Street, Calhoun, TN 37309

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