Fred R. Eaton Jr., 90, died May 15, 2008 at Rim Country Health and Retirement Community. He had been a resident there for the past year-and-a-half; a resident of Payson for the past eight years; and made Arizona his home for 25 years.
He was born Jan. 16, 1918 in Leadwood, Mo.
Mr. Eaton is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, David (Sharon) Eaton of Green River, Wyo.; three granddaughters, Angelia (Mickey) Nale of Allenhurst, Ga., Rachel Lees and Rebecca (Jason) Boyer of Farmington, Mo.; one great-granddaughter, Willow Raggo of Farmington, Mo., one sister, Norma Toothman of St. Louis, Mo.; niece, Laura and nephew, David.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Beverly (Silvey) Eaton; daughter and son-in-law, Carole Ann and Graham Lees.
Services were private.