Mrs. Elsie Rigney Eanes, age 83, of , Danville, passed away on Sunday, May 27, 2018 at Sovah
She was born in Danville on May 10, 1935, she was the daughter of the late Levi Preston Rigney, Sr., and
Otha Gentry Rigney. She was married to Willie Eanes who also predeceased her in 1974.
Before her retirement, Mrs. Eanes had worked as a secretary for the department of Child Support Enforcement, and
she was of the Christian faith.
Mrs. Eanes is survived by her children, William “Tim” Eanes, Martin “Marty” Eanes (Cindy), Scott Eanes (Amy),
Anne C. Eanes, and Amy Rowland (Doug), all of Danville. Also, grandchildren, Jonathon Eanes, Andrew
Eanes, Jeremy Eanes, Dylan Rowland, Joseph Eanes, Jenna Rowland and Tanner Rowland.
In addition to her parents and husband, Mrs. Eanes was predeceased by her siblings, Myrtle Staples, L. P. Rigney, Jr.,
And Willie Arthur “Bill” Rigney.
Funeral services for Mrs. Eanes will be held at Barker Funeral Home Chapel at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 31, 2018
with the Pastor Jimmy Calhoun officiating. Interment will follow in Highland Burial Park. The family
will receive friends at Barker Chapel from 12:30 to 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 31, 2018 prior to the service.
At other times, the family will be at the home of Scott and Amy Eanes, at 230 Forestroad Drive, Danville.
Barker Funeral Home is respectfully serving the Eanes family. Please sign the guest book at
www.swicegood-barker.com, www.facebook.com/swicegood, or www.godanriver.com.