Colette Eason

    Mrs. Colette Eason, 82, of Holly Berry Drive, Murphy, passed away peacefully on Monday, April 25, 2016, at her home following an extended illness.
    Mrs. Eason was born July 20, 1933, in England, the daughter of the late
Umberto Giles and the late Martin Picard.
    She was a clothing designer by trade.
    Colette loved collecting and selling antiques. Colette was a true lady. She was of the Christian faith.
    Surviving Colette are her life partner, Bob Reidenback of Murphy; one son, Phillip Eason of Boling Green, Ky., one grandson, Jack Eason of Boling Green, Ky.; and many other relatives and a host of friends also survive.
    No services are planned at this time.
    In lieu of flowers if you wish, the family requests that donations may be made to REACH For Women in Colette’s memory.
    Mountain View Funeral Home of Blairsville, Ga., is in charge of arrangements.
    You may sign the family guest book and send condolences online at

The Cherokee Scout

Mailing Address:
89 Sycamore St. 

Murphy, NC 28906
Phone: 828-837-5122
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