Frances S. Eason (COLUMBIA, S.C.)

COLUMBIA, S.C. - Funeral services for Frances "Pinky" Sutton Eason, 71, will be 1 p.m. Tuesday in the Manigault- Hurley Funeral Home Chapel, 2229 Two Notch Road, with interment in Greenlawn Memorial Park. Visitation/viewing will be 2-8 p.m. at the funeral home, and the family will receive friends at 6 p.m. at the funeral home on Monday. Daughter of the late Tommie Lee and Mildred Jordan Sutton, she was born in Augusta, Georgia, and entered into eternal rest on May 12, 2011, at her residence, 2001 Cheltenham Lane. She leaves to cherish her memory: her husband, Alton C. Eason, of the home; one son, Worthington "Randy" (Peggy) Ricketts, of Columbia; two granddaughters, Candice F. Ricketts and Patti O. Ricketts of Columbia; nieces, Lori Howard, and Loynna D. Young, of Augusta; one brother, Benjamin (Marian) Sutton, of Atlantic City, NJ; six stepchildren; eight step grandchildren; two brothers-in-law; one sister-in-law; and many other relatives and friends. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-May 15, 2011