81, of Richardson, Texas passed away in early January 2017 at the home of his sister-in-law Shirley Stiles Pace in Gainesville, Texas. Husband of the late Velora Stiles Eastin and father of the late Kim Marie, he was also predeceased by parents Carl Columbus and Elizabeth Huling, three brothers Dick, Thomas and Edward and two sisters Beth Eastin and Jean Drake. He is survived by brother James and wife Joyce of Dallas and many nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews along with caring friends and neighbors in both Gainesville and Richardson. Beverly was born May 14, 1935 in Era, Texas. He served in the Army National Guard and the Air Force. He received a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Arts from North Texas State University in 1963 and worked as a draftsman at Stewart Engineering until his retirement. Beverly and Velora marked their 50th wedding anniversary July 31, 2009. In these last few years living alone, he noted each and every day on his calendar "God bless Velora." Beverly, Velora and Kim continue to live in the loving memory of all who knew them. No services were held. Memorials may be made to Make-A-Wish Foundation.
Published on January 31, 2017