Harold Eugene Deaton, 80, of Tupelo, died Wednesday, January 27, 2010.
Visitation will be 6pm-8pm Friday, January 29, 2010 at Stringer Family Funeral Home in Crystal Springs. Services will be 11am Saturday, January 30, 2010 at Stringer Family Chapel with burial in Gallman Cemetery. Stringer Family Funeral Home in Crystal Springs is handling arrangements.
Mr. Deaton was born in Gallman, MS on July 11, 1929. He loved the Lord and did not die in his bed.
He is survived by his wife of sixty years, Mary G. (Gwen) Deaton; a daughter, Marilyn Deaton Ellzey of Ellisville, MS; a son, Chris Harold Deaton of Tupelo, MS, seven grandchildren and three great grandchildren.