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Barbara Sue Eakin
Died: Jul 19, 2017
Barbara Sue Eakin
A memorial service for Barbara (Sue) Eakin, 77, of Salado, will be 1:00 PM, Saturday, July, 22, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latterday Saints Temple Meeting House with Bishop Gregory Jaffers, officiating. A visitation and service will be at 1:00 PM, Monday, July 25 in the Chapel at Rest Haven Cemetery and Funeral Home, Lubbock, Texas. Burial will follow at 2:00 PM. Sue died July 19, 2017 at a Medical Center in Lakeway, TX. She was born August 18, 1939 in Lubbock County, Texas to Lawrence and Imagean Taylor. She attended New Home and graduated from New Home High School. She married Melvin (Curtis) Eakin on September 22, 1956. Sue was a resident of Midland, Texas for over 20 years where she raised two of her children: Jennifer Eakin Marburger and Curtis Eakin. She was preceded in death by her parents, Lawrence and Imagean Taylor; husband Curtis Eakin, and her son Lynn Eakin. She is survived by her children: Jennifer and Duane Marburger of Marble Falls, TX and Curtis and Elza Eakin of Richmond, TX; sisters: Dorothy Williams of Midland, Texas, Betty Eisenberg of Dallas, Texas, and Carol Ellington of Lubbock, Texas; brother Randy Taylor of Frisco, Texas plus, five grandchildren. Services are in the care of Broecker Funeral Home, Salado. Please sign the guestbook at: Broeckerfuneralhome.com
Comments:
Lenora Jane Townsend.
#8
July 27th, 2017 9:04 am
My cousin Sue, was an encyclopedia of family history. She travelled and devoted so much of her time researching the Taylor family history. I am so grateful for all her dedication and hard work. Thank you Sue for sharing all your knowledge with your extended family. You will be greatly missed. ❤️
Cliff Fegett
#7
July 24th, 2017 1:55 pm
Sue was not just a great neighbor she allowed me to be part of the family. I always admired her ability to take care of herself and two kids when she became a single mom, she not only survived, she excelled in her profession. Curt and Jennifer, thank you for taking such wonderful care of your mom in the last few years. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Mitch Wiliams
#6
July 23rd, 2017 4:36 pm
We will all miss Aunt Sue! I remember spending many Thanksgivings at her home and she always made us feel so welcome, just like the family we are. While her life was filled with many challenges, she faced them all with courage and overcame all the obstacles and raised a family we are all proud of. She lived her life to the full. She ran her race and now she can rest. I'm sorry we were unable to make it to the funeral. My love to you all!!!
Terry and Lana Parks
#5
July 21st, 2017 1:54 pm
Hello Jennifer and Curtis & families. We are thinking of you all during this hard time. Thank you so much for taking such tender care of your sweet mother. We loved her and will always remember her. She adored her family and your incredible thoughtfulness and kindness brought her so much happiness and peace every day. Love to you all from Terry and Lana.
Joe & LaGuan Riney
#4
July 21st, 2017 5:08 am
Dear Family, May you find COMFORT and PEACE in knowing others share your grief. Lean upon the Lord for the strength you need during these trying days ahead.
Kathy Wells
#3
July 20th, 2017 10:22 pm
Dear sweet Aunt Sue, I always thought you were a beautiful and glamorous lady. I remember the first time I met you at Debbie's house I was aw struck. You were fun and warm and had a great laugh and you always seemed to have a smile on your face!! I pray God will ease your family's pain and feelings of loss they will be great!! Rest in peace Aunt Sue!!
Kris Obermeyer
#2
July 20th, 2017 9:08 pm
I am so sorry to hear about your mother. It is a terrible thing. I hope you know that you are a part of our Marble Falls family and we are all praying for you. Have safe travels and I will see you soon. Kris Obermeyer
Debbie Choate
#1
July 20th, 2017 8:53 pm
I will always remember my wonderful sweet Aunt Sue whom I always thought was so beautiful, fun and a really cool aunt. You will be missed! Rest in peace you have earned it. I love you always!
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