- April 15, 1967 - November 17, 2012
- La Grange, North Carolina
of Ricky's Passing
- Memorials may be made to Beston United Methodist Church, c/o Daphene Radford, 1572 New Hope Road, La Grange, NC 28551 or the Kayne Warters Benefit, c/o Marjorie Warters, 7178 Highway 903 South, La Grange, NC 28551.
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“soory for yalls loss ricky was a good man
1 of 35 | Posted by: danny pearce jr - LaGrange, NC
“Ricky, may you rest in peace. I miss you so much. You were such a great friend to me and was always there for me when I needed you. You seem to...Read More »
2 of 35 | Posted by: Sonia Howard Gray - LaGrange, NC
“Our Prayer are with the family & Collen. We will miss Ricky's smile!!
3 of 35 | Posted by: Larry & Twinkle Johnson - NC
“I wish to express my sympathy to the family. I remember the truck he drove in high school. It was the same color as my father's. He was always fun to...Read More »
4 of 35 | Posted by: Ray Price - Goldsboro, NC
“I'm so sorry about this. My heart goes out to his family and friends at this time. oxoxoxox
5 of 35 | Posted by: Pebbles Blanchard Brown - NC
“Iam so sorry that Ricky passed away
Ricky was a real good friend of mine I will miss him very much if there is any think that I can do please let...Read More »
6 of 35 | Posted by: Dean Keith - Goldsboro, NC
“Ricky was a good friend, he would help you anyway he could. He was a very good friend to my son and I think him for that. He will be missed.
7 of 35 | Posted by: Gail Fields - LaGrange, NC
“I WORKED WITH RICKY AT DOT FOR A FEW YEARS AND WE BECAME GOOD FRIENDS. RICKY WAS A SPECIAL PERSON AND ALWAYS KNEW HOW TO MAKE ME LAUGH. I SURE AM...Read More »
8 of 35 | Posted by: PHILLIP GENE ROBERSON - NC
“I thank God for the years I spent with Ricky. He was my big brother and I looked up to him. I will always cherish the time I spent with him. He...Read More »
9 of 35 | Posted by: wayne - Wendell , NC
“Leave a condolence or a memory.
10 of 35 | Posted by: wayne - Wendell , NC
“YOU WERE ONE OF MY MOST DEAREST FRIENDS! YOU WILL BE HIGHLY MISSED MY FRIEND I THANK GOD THAT I HAD THESE FEW YEARS TO KNOW YOU .. NO WORDS CAN...Read More »
11 of 35 | Posted by: DEANA LAYDEN - Snow Hill, NC
“We've traveled many a mile together over the past 18 years, laughing all the way. Rest now my brother, your work here is done....
12 of 35 | Posted by: Chris Blizzard - Pink Hill, NC
“It has been 25 years since I have seen Ricky, he was such a sweet and wondeful man. May you be at Peace my friend.
13 of 35 | Posted by: Tara Galllagher - Raleigh , NC
“me and ricky went school together we hsng out to gether i used live down the road from him R.N.P ricky.
14 of 35 | Posted by: kenny lawrence - rocky mount, NC
“May God give each of you His loving peace and comfort during this difficult time. Ricky always had a smile, and a kind word, and will be greatly...Read More »
15 of 35 | Posted by: Libby McLamb - Goldsboro, NC
“My family and Ricky's have known each other for years, Ricky was such a friendly person, no matter when u saw him he always smiled and spoke or waved...Read More »
16 of 35 | Posted by: Sue Aycock Aldridge - Kinston, NC
“Ricky took care of my mom and dad's yard for several years (Charlotte and Albert Johnson on Hwy 58). I only met him a few times but what a nice...Read More »
17 of 35 | Posted by: Rita Johnson Wood - Kinston, NC
“Our hearts are heavy, we have lost one of our own. We will miss your laughter and your stories. It won't be the same at work without you. You truly...Read More »
18 of 35 | Posted by: Julia Dale Harrison & Family - NC
“To all of the Eason family , we have lost a one of a kind person . From the first day when Ricky came to work at DOT , he always had a joke or...Read More »
19 of 35 | Posted by: David Jackson - Kinston, NC
“Ricky will be remembered for being a loyal friend. RIP. May God bless his family.
20 of 35 | Posted by: Benny Howell - La grange, NC
“Have not know you long but you were a sweet man with a big heart! I'm glad I got to know you n spend time with you laughing and having a good time! I...Read More »
21 of 35 | Posted by: Patty Ridet - La Grange , NC
“RICKY YOU WILL BE MISSED BY SO MANY WE USE TO GO SWIMMING TOGETHER WE USE TO HAVE SOME MUCH FUN TOGETHER YOU WAS A VERY GOOD FRIEND,I'M GOING TO...Read More »
22 of 35 | Posted by: Kelly Sawyer - CACHE OKLAHOMA, OK
“R.I.P ricky and I went to school together and we lived down the road from him.he was a very sweet person.never had a bad thing to say about anyone...Read More »
23 of 35 | Posted by: tammy sawyer poplawski - NC
“My prayers are with the Eason Family at this time. My mom was Cathy Archibald & she was a co-worker of Ricky's @ the DOT. He helped with our wood...Read More »
24 of 35 | Posted by: Theresa "Archibald" Boyette - NC
“My heart goes out to your family during this difficult time. We have lost so many in our Eason Family.
25 of 35 | Posted by: Darlene Eason Pendergrass - NC
“r.i.p. ricky. You were a great man and you will truly be missed.
26 of 35 | Posted by: katie merritt - snow hill, NC
“I work with Ricky at DOT. I was his supervisor. Ricky help me several times, mow grass one time, haul my black truck to shop. Help put on a water...Read More »
27 of 35 | Posted by: Mike Tyndall - Kinston, NC
“I LOVE YOU BABY. MISS YOU SO SO MUCH.YOU ARE AT PEACE NOW.
28 of 35 | Posted by: Colleen Waters - La Grange, NC
“Rest in Peace, our friend. You always made us smile. Such a kind, loving and caring man. Your memories will never be forgotten!!
29 of 35 | Posted by: Margie and George Taylor - NC
“My prayers goes with you all...
30 of 35 | Posted by: Shelly and Steve grady - NC
“prayers are with the family
31 of 35 | Posted by: the andersons of seven springs - NC
“Ricky we have work together for over 20 yrs I will think about you always you have impacted my life gone but not forgotten
32 of 35 | Posted by: James L Strickland - kinston, NC
“Ricky, I have known you for a long time. you have always been a hard working person and I could call you to mow my grass and you always fit me in....Read More »
33 of 35 | Posted by: Jimmy Sanderson - La Grange, NC
“Ricky, you were a great friend. You will be missed dearly. Teresa Davis
34 of 35 | Posted by: Teresa Davis - Kinston, NC
“I HAVE KNOWN RICKY MOST OF MY LIFE, HE WAS A VERY SPECIAL PERSON AND HE SURELY WILL BE MISSED. RICKY WAS THE HARDEST WORKING MAN I HAVE EVER...Read More »
35 of 35 | Posted by: CAROLINE NEWSOME - LAGRANGE, NC
Ricky D. Eason
April 15, 1967 - November 17, 2012
La Grange-Ricky Dale Eason, 45, of La Grange, passed away Saturday, November 17, 2012. Ricky was born April 15, 1967 in Wayne County to Dalthia Wood Eason of La Grange and the late George Alvin Eason. Ricky grew up helping in the family business, Eason's Barbecue and later graduated from Eastern Wayne High School. For the past eighteen years, Ricky has worked with the North Carolina Department Of Transportation in Lenoir County and was the owner/operator of Eason's Lawn Care. Ricky worked hard in all his pursuits, whether it was buying and repairing older homes, fishing, swimming and in earlier years, hunting.
A service to remember Ricky's life will be held Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 7 p.m. from Rouse Funeral Home with Rev. Sherman Guthrie officiating. Interment will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. from Fairview Cemetery, La Grange.
Ricky is survived by his mother, Dalthia Wood Eason; two sisters, Brenda Eason Kearney and husband, Larry of Snow Hill, Connie Eason of Wilmington; special family friend, Colleen Waters of La Grange; niece, Amy Tripp and husband, Richard, and their children, Wayne and Daniel of Snow Hill. In addition to his father, Ricky was preceded in death by a brother, Danny George Eason; maternal grandparents, C.W. and Cynthia Wood; and his paternal grandparents, George and Eliza Eason.
The family will receive friends Tuesday following the service of remembrance and at other times they will be at the home. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rousefh.com. Memorials may be made to Beston United Methodist Church, c/o Daphene Radford, 1572 New Hope Road, La Grange, NC 28551 or the Kayne Warters Benefit, c/o Marjorie Warters, 7178 Highway 903 South, La Grange, NC 28551. Arrangements are with Rouse Funeral Home, La Grange.