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William "Bill" Eaves

William Eaves

William Eaves

Mr. William H. “Bill” Eaves, age 89, of Dacula, GA passed away on Tuesday, February 21, 2012. He is survived by his wife of sixty-seven years, Doris Rogers Eaves, Dacula, GA; daughters and sons-in-law, Linet and Dyrk Keyser, Jensen Beach, FL and Barbara and Nat Hubbard, Charleston, SC; son and daughter-in-law, Richard and Brenda Eaves, Snellville, GA; two grandchildren, Austin and Liuba Freeman, Lawrenceville, GA and Christi and James Smoak, Charleston, SC; three great grandchildren, William Smoak, Grace Smoak and Yvaine Freeman; several step grandchildren and great grandchildren; sister and brother-in-law, Carolyn and Pete Brock, Rome, GA; sister-in-law, Frances Eaves, Rome, GA; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Mr. Eaves was born June 27, 1922 in Cedartown, GA. He was a World War II Army veteran. He was the retired owner of Action Electric in Atlanta, GA and a member of the Atlanta International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 613. He was a mason and a member of the Mableton Masonic Lodge and was also a shriner and member of the Yaarab Shrine Temple in Atlanta, GA. Mr. Eaves was a former member of Beecher Hills Baptist Church in Atlanta, GA, a member of First Baptist Church of Buford and was a member of the Upper Room Sunday School Class of First Baptist Church of Buford. Funeral services will be held on Friday, February 24, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. G. Stephen Wood and Rev. Wayne Johnson officiating. Interment will follow at Arlington Memorial Park in Sandy Springs, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. and on Friday from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Life Care of Lawrenceville, 210 Collins Industrial Way, Lawrenceville, GA 30045 or to First Baptist Church of Buford Building Fund, 4550 Hamilton Mill Road, Buford, GA 30518 in memory of Bill Eaves. To express condolences, please sign our online guest book at www.flaniganfuneralhome.com. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133.