Originally created 07/27/06

Lena Dillard Eatmon (RALEIGH, N.C.)



RALEIGH, N.C. - Lena Dillard Eatmon, age 88, formerly on Raleigh, NC entered into rest on Wednesday morning, July 26, 2006 at Westwood Nursing Home, Evans, GA. Born on February 1, 1918, she was the daughter of the late Vanyous and Effie King Dillard and the wife of the late Walter Durwood Eatmon. She had been a lifelong resident of the Raleigh area prior to moving to the Augusta area in 1999. Mrs. Eatmon had retired from the Continental Bakery, Raleigh, NC after 30 years of employment. She is survived by: her sisters, Mrs. Christine Hunt (Odell), Buckhead, GA, Mrs. Myrtle Sanders, Salina, KS; sister-in-laws, Jean Dillard, Martinez, GA, Ruth Dillard, Raleigh, NC and by nieces, nephews and other family and friends. She was preceded in death by: her sister, Swannie Dillard King and two brothers, Ralph and Russell Dillard. Funeral services will be at 3:00 p.m., on Friday, July 28, 2006 from the Ephesus Baptist Church, Raleigh, NC with Reverend Greg Templin, officiating. Interment will follow in Raleigh Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on Friday at the church from 2:00 o'clock p.m. until service time. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-July 27, 2006