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Kenneth Jack Easterling

April 24, 1933 ~ January 22, 2021 (age 87)



KENNETH JACK EASTERLING, age 87 of Clanton, passed away on January 22, 2021 at Merrywood Lodge in Elmore, AL. He was born in Chilton County on April 24, 1933; the son of the late Sam Easterling and the late Cerilla Lockhart Easterling.

Jack was a 1951 graduate of Chilton County High School. He honorably served his country in the United States Navy with 4 years of service during the Korean Conflict. Jack would go on to retire from Jim Walter Homes as a sales representative.

He is survived by: Brother, Ennis Easterling; Brother, Sam Easterling; Brother, David (Melissa) Easterling; Sister, Geraldine (Gene) Lockhart; and a host of nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by: Parents, Sam and Cerilla Easterling; Sister, Velma (Earl) Easterling; Sister, Myrtle (Milford) Mims; Brother, Vernon Easterling; and Brother, Collis (Dot) Easterling.

A graveside service with military honors will be held on Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at 2:00pm in the Refuge Baptist Cemetery in Clanton, AL with Bro. David Easterling and Rev. Bill Short officiating.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the family request that facial coverings be worn and social distancing guidelines be followed.

Final care and arrangements entrusted to the Ellison Memorial Funeral Home of Clanton, AL.


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Graveside Service
January 26, 2021

2:00 PM
Refuge Baptist Church Cemetery
4351 Co. Rd. 32
Clanton, AL 35045

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