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William Earl Eakes
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William E. Eakes
June 18, 1955 - July 29, 2017
La Grange-William Earl Buddy Roe Eakes, 62, of La Grange, passed away on Saturday, July 29, 2017. Buddy Roe was born June 18, 1955 in Lenoir County to the late Arthur Harvey Eakes, Sr. and Ethel Rouse Eakes. Buddy Roes fascination with cars led to a working career as a mechanic. A loner by nature, Buddy Roe loved being at home working on his beloved 1969 Camaro and tinkering on computers.
A memorial service to celebrate Buddy Roes life will be held Saturday, August 5, 2017 at 3 p.m. from Rouse Funeral Home.
Buddy Roe is survived by his brother, Arthur Big Time Eakes; and his beloved canine companion, Jenny.
Family and friends will be received Saturday following the memorial service. Online condolences may be expressed at Arrangements are entrusted to Rouse Funeral Home, La Grange.

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3:00 PM
Rouse Funeral Home

108 North Caswell Street
La Grange, NC 28551-1725


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