Eunice P. Staton, dearly beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, February 1, at her home.
A native and lifelong resident of Henderson County, she was a daughter of the late Thomas and Kate Fowler Phipps and wife of the late P.A. Staton, Jr. who died in 2003. She was a retired Certified Nursing Assistant and member of New Hope Baptist Church.
Mrs. Staton is survived by three children, Lonnie Staton and his wife Becky of Goldsboro, NC, Tommy Staton and his wife Betty of Hendersonville and Nancy Marshall and her husband Bob of Hendersonville; two brothers, Tom Phipps and his wife Louise of Farmington, MI and Ernest Phipps and his wife Irene of Fletcher; nine grandchildren, eighteen great-grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews.
A funeral will be held 2:00 PM Friday, February 4, at New Hope Baptist Church. Rev. John Weathers will officiate. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 PM at Forest Lawn Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Four Seasons Compassion For Life, 571 S. Allen Rd. Flat Rock, NC 28731.