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Vickie T. Eaton
Vickie T. Eaton

Vickie T. Eaton, 67, of Leland, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, March 23, 2016.She was born in High Point on March 23, 1949, to the late John Henry Tuggle and Bertha Wilmeta Tuggle.

She had such a strong and wonderful love for her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was a God-fearing woman, who loved her Lord and Savior.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John Rust Eaton Jr; mother, Bertha Holderfield; father, John Henry Tuggle; and a brother, Renard Wayne Tuggle.

She is survived by her brother, Henry A. Tuggle, and his wife, Renne Tuggle; sister, Sherri Cargal, and her husband, Tim Cargal; son, Jon Joyner, and his wife, Wendy Joyner; daughter, Angela Rivenbark, and her husband, Richard Rivenbark; grandchildren, Jordan Mares, Hayley Rivenbark and Ashlyn Joyner; and great-grandchildren, Kaison Geoffrey Martin and unborn, Kinleigh Elise Hernandez.

Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday, March 28, at Coble Ward-Smith Funeral Service, 3915 Oleander Drive, Wilmington, NC 28403. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, March 29, at Pine Valley Church of God, 3810 Shipyard Blvd., Wilmington, NC 28403, with Pastor Larry Horrell officiating. Interment will follow in Oleander Memorial Gardens, 306 Bradley Drive, Wilmington, NC 28409. Pallbearers will be Jon Joyner, Tyler Martin, David Hernandez, Richard Rivenbark, Nelson Rivenbark and Stephen Rivenbark.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Angela Rivenbark or Jon Joyner.

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