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Obituary - Hulon Dolan Eady



Hulon Dolan Eady, age 64 of Lynchburg, passed away on Saturday, January 9, 2016 at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee. He was born on December 8, 1951 to the late William and Ida Florence Eady. Dolan was known for his love of horses, donkeys, and coon hunting. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his sister, Annie Nell Wells; and niece, Justice Starks. He is survived by his brother, William Otis (Volinda) Eady of Winchester; sons, Ryan (Charity) Eady of Unionville, Byron (Wendy) Eady of Shelbyville, and LaRonn Eady of Shelbyville; stepson, Brian (Tina) Gill of Murfreesboro; eleven grandchildren; seven nieces; two nephews; a host of great nieces and nephews, cousins, friends, and family; and special friends, Misty and Will Keith of Decherd. He was a member of Berry Chapel African Episcopal Church in Lynchburg. Dolan will always be remembered for his tall tales and wild stories. He never met a stranger and loved helping others. Dolan was also well known for greeting the visitors at Jennings-Moore-Cortner Funeral Home. His presence will be greatly missed. Visitation will be from 12-2 PM Thursday, January 14, 2016 at Jennings-Moore-Cortner Funeral Home. Funeral Services will follow at 2:00 PM in the Jennings-Moore-Cortner Chapel with Rev. Dickey Sebastin officiating. Interment will follow at Highview Cemetery in Lynchburg. Jennings-Moore-Cortner Funeral Home, 181 Majors Blvd, Lynchburg, TN 37352, (931)-759-4552, www.moorecortner.com.

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