Claude Easton

Monday, July 3, 2017

MARKED TREE Claude Glenwood Easton, 80, departed this life on Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at his home. He was born March 12, 1937 to Claude and Polly Beatle Easton. Mr. Easton served his country in the U.S. Army and retired as a Master Sergeant. He was an active member of Trinity Baptist Church, a member of the American Legion and active in his community. Claude enjoyed woodworking, fishing and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his wife of 24 years, Barbara Hatley Gibbs Easton of the home; three daughters, Sheri Lung of Marked Tree, Regina Swan of Wynne and Shelley Driver of Tyronza; one sister, Suzie Williams of Marked Tree; seven grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and four best friends, Ted Hayes, Carl Cox, Jimmy Gryner and Robbie Bankston. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral services were held June 30th at Trinity Baptist Church. Burial will follow at Marked Tree Cemetery with Murphy Funeral Home in charge.

Memorials may be sent to Trinity Baptist Church.