MATTHEWS - Frankie Eaves, 71, a resident of Sells Rest Home, died Dec. 20, 2005, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston.
Born Feb. 5, 1934, in Little Rock, Ark., to the late Clarence and Josie Eaves, he had attended the Nazarene Church in Poplar Bluff.
On Sept. 7, 1965, in Bell City, he married Viola Powers, who survives of Sells Rest Home.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by four sons, Richard Eaves of St. Louis, Mich., and Tim Eaves, Travis Eaves and Donald Eaves, all of Plainwell, Mich.
Two infant daughters preceded him in death.
A memorial service is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Sells Rest Home, with the Rev. Mike Cartwright, pastor of the Canalou Assembly of God Church, officiating.
Burial will follow in Matthews Cemetery.
Nunnelee Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.