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Eric Deon Cheairs

March 26, 1966 ~ September 25, 2020 (age 54)


Eric Deon Cheairs

March 26, 1966 ~ September 25, 2020 (age 54)

Eric Deon Cheairs of Savannah passed away on Friday September 25, 2020.  He was born on March 26, 1966 to the late Sylvester Cheairs, Sr. and Lena Mae Boyle.  

His funeral service was held on Saturday October 10, 2020 at 2:00 pm at the Jerome Boyd Chapel at Dixie Funeral Home with Minister Roscoe Gudger, Jr. in charge.  Burial was in the old Mt. Salem Church cemetery-Saulsbury and Dixie Funeral Home was in charge of the professional service.

He was a 1984 graduate of Bolivar Central High School where he played football.

He confessed a hope in Jesus Christ at a young age and joined New Hope MB Church.

He worked in construction until his health failed.  

He was preceded in death by his parents and siblings, Jacquline and Barry, Sr.  Cheairs.

He leaves to cherish his memory one son, Eric D. Cheairs, Jr.; four sisters, Mary, Lavoris and Janice Cheairs and Vivian Nickens; four brothers, Anthony (Linda), Steven, Larry and Sylvester (Joyce) Cheairs; a loving companion, Candice Thompson; many other relatives and friends that will miss him. 

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October 9, 2020

12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Jerome Boyd Chapel at Dixie Funeral Home
750 Bills Street
Bolivar, Tennessee 38008

Graveside Service
October 10, 2020

2:00 PM
Mt. Salem MB Church
600 Lake Hardeman Rd
Hickory Valley, TN 38042

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