Sonny Easterwood

Obituary of Sonny Easterwood

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Memorial services for Sonny Easterwood, age 69, of Wedowee will be held on Wednesday, March 17, 2021, at 1:00 PM CST at Benefield Funeral Chapel.

Mr. Easterwood passed away Friday, March 12, 2021, at Tanner Medical Center in Carrollton.

Survivors include his wife, Patricia Greenwood Easterwood of Wedowee; two daughters, Alicia Burkitt (Jesse) of Wedowee and Laura Easterwood (Kylie) of Carrollton; four grandchildren, Morgan Burkitt, Bailey Burkitt, Mckinley Brown, and Addisyn Castellanos; two sisters, Diane Smith of Calhoun, GA and Margaret Boyce.

A Powder Springs, GA native, Mr. Easterwood was born on March 23, 1951, the son of Almos Hamilton, Jr. and Edna Fuquea Easterwood. He was Christian by faith and worked in maintenance for Coca-Cola. After retiring with Coca-Cola, Mr. Easterwood enjoyed working as a deputy for the Randolph Co. Sheriff’s Department, security at the courthouse, and as an auxiliary officer for the Wedowee Police Department. Mr. Easterwood was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Tommy Easterwood. 

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to A & M VFD at 2788 Old Hwy 431, Wedowee, AL 36278 OR to Randolph Co. Rescue Squad at 349 Cauthen Circle, Roanoke, AL 36274.

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Memorial Service

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wednesday, March 17, 2021
Benefied Funeral Chapel
17624 Highway 431
Wedowee, Alabama, United States