Mr. Robert Louis “Nub” Eason



Mr. Robert Louis “Nub” Eason, 85, of Wade, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Thursday, May 4, 2017 at VA Hospital in Fayetteville, NC. Mr. Eason was born April 3, 1932 in Cumberland County to the late Martin Louis and Louetta Taylor Easom. He was also preceded in death by his son, Travis Eason.

Mr. Eason served his country in the US Navy during the Korean War and worked for Perry Brothers Tire Service for over 35 years.

Funeral services will be held 3 pm, Sunday, May 7, 2017 at Skinner & Smith Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Old Bluff Cemetery.

Mr. Eason is survived by his wife, Cola J. Eason; daughters, Trelia Thornton of Wade and Kelly Collins and husband Howard of Wake Forest; brother, Martin L. Easom Jr. of Hope Mills; sister, Dolly Connor of Stedman; five grandchildren; and two great grandchildren.

The family will receive friends, one hour prior to service, at 2 pm, Sunday, May 7, 2017 at the funeral home.