Mr. Eddie Lee Shackleford Sr., age 99 of 107 N. Melvin Street, Kinston departed this life Sunday, June 7th at his home. He was an Army veteran.
Funeral service will be held Friday, June 12th at 12:00 Noon at United American F. W. B. Tabernacle. Burial will follow in St. Delight Cemetery, Walstonburg NC. Viewing Thursday, June 11th 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM in the Robert Swinson Jr. Memorial Chapel.
The family will receive friends at the home of Julia and Thyrone Moore, 1214 Buddy Dawson Lane, Kinston.
He leaves to cherish his loving memory: three daughters, Margaret Dixon(Calvin), Julia Moore(Thyrone), and Edna Brown(Robert), two sons, Eddie L. Shackleford Jr., and Brian Douglas Shackleford; grandchildren, Shondal Mewborn(Kenneth), Valdus Lockhart, Eddie L. Shackleford III, Lisa Byrd, James Humphrey, Janiyah Moore, Jakayla Moore and Deokoaen Nick Moore; great grandchildren Demetris Jones and Emiree Shackleford and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
In Lieu of flowers please make donations to St. Augustine's Episcopal Church 707 E. Lenoir Ave. Kinston NC 28501
Arrangements entrusted to R. Swinson Funeral Service.