Visitation will be Friday, April 18, 2014, from noon until 1:30 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be graveside Friday, April 18, 2014, at 2 p.m. at Coal City Cemetery in Jasper. Bro. Jerry Boyd will officiate.
Eakins was preceded in death by his father, Howard E. Eakins Sr.; mother, Ellen Bonner Norris; step-father, Aubrey Clanton Sr.; one brother, James Odis Eakins; grandmother, Rosa Lee Bonner; and grandfather, Odis Bonner.
He is survived by his daughter, Misty Langston; two sisters, Lora Ann Arnold and Rosa Argo (Tim); and one brother, Aubrey Clanton Jr. (Shane).
Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571