Westside/Leitz-Eagan Funeral Home

5101 Westbank Expressway Marrero, LA


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    David B Eastland

    Funeral Director

    Dr. David B. Eastland has been a funeral director with Dignity Memorial® since 2010. David began his career in funeral service in 1998 as a telephone operator and dispatcher, working his way up over the years to funeral director. Licensed in 2008, Dr. Eastland holds a Bachelor of Arts in religion from Mississippi College, as well as a Master of Arts in Christian education, a Master of Theology and a Doctor of Philosophy in Christian education from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary.

    In addition to his work in funeral service, Dr. Eastland serves as pastor of First Baptist Church of Harahan, Louisiana, and has served as an adjunct faculty member, teaching graduate level classes at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. He and his wife have 5 children.