Margret Manees Eastham


Obituary Notice

Margret Manees Eastham, of Little Rock, died June 14, 2003. Margret was born June 4, 1916 in North Little Rock, Arkansas to E.O. and Alma Manees. She was a graduate of North Little Rock High School and Central Baptist College. Margret was married for 47 years to the late Clark Eastham.

Mrs. Eastham was a proud member of The Pulaski Heights Presbyterian Church where she served as deacon, elder, and President of the Women of the Church. She also served on the teaching staff of the church where she delighted in teaching preschool children for many years. She was also a member of the Pleasant Valley Country Club where she was chairman of the 9th Hole Woman's Golf Association.

She was preceded in death by her brother, Edward O. Manees ; her sisters, Elva Tolbert, Louise Willbanks, Mildred Cameron Harville, Martha Morley, and Jayme Dreher Mouser. Also preceding her in death was her first husband, J.B. Reaves., who died in 1943.

Mrs. Eastham is survived by one sister, Julia Gentry of Carmel, CA.. She is also survived by her nieces, Julianne Honey, Janet Jones, Betty Ketcher and Mary Gayle Williams; her nephews, Allen Cameron, Jack Gentry, Jay Gentry, Henry Allen Dreher, Edward Dreher, Dick Morley Dreher, Randy Carter, and Bill Curry. In addition she is survived by many great and great-great nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 PM , Monday, June 16, 2003 at The Pulaski Heights Presbyterian Church with Rev. Floyd Whatley officiating. Burial will follow at Roselawn Memorial Park.

A special thanks from the family to her devoted caregivers, Janet Hubbard and Shannon Akins. Memorials may be made to The Pulaski Heights Presbyterian Church, 4401 Woodlawn, Little Rock, AR, 72205.

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  • Dear Friends & Family:
    We loved Margret & Clark our whole lives. Their love was an example to us all. Now they are back together again! Our prayers & love reach out to you all.
    Rita Mitchell
    Vic Harvey
    Little Rock, Arkansas