David Robert Eakes, 66, of Union City, formerly of Hickman, Ky., died Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018.
Memorial services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Strong Funeral Home, with the Rev. Henry Callison officiating. Burial will be at a later date in Eastview Cemetery in Union City.
Friends and family may call from noon until the hour of services Thursday at the funeral home.
He was born in the Brownsville community near Hickman on May 25, 1952, to the late J. W. Eakes and the late Betty Jean (Duty) Eakes.
He was a self-employed logger and of Baptist faith.
Survivors include his son, Jason (Brandy) Eakes of Gulf Shores, Ala.; daughters, Lee Ann Scarborough (Jeremy McCoy) of Martin, and Kayla Hrachovina of Union City; a brother, James (Debbie) Eakes of Union City; sisters, Barbara Gordon of Fulton, Pamela (Damon) Shore of Union City, Jenny Morris (Michael McFarland) of Fulton and Annell (Jerry) Merrell of South Fulton; five grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and a special friend, Betty Eakes of Union City.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.strongfuneralhomehickman.com.