Wilson Funeral & Cremation Service

5301 Albemarle Road, Charlotte, NC


Betty "Blake" Howie Eason

January 7, 1936September 17, 2019

Betty “Blake” Howie Eason, 83, passed away Tuesday evening, September 17, 2019 at home with her daughters by her side.

Born in Monroe, NC on January 7, 1936, the daughter of the late Raeford S. and Betty Threatt Howie, she graduated from Central High School in Charlotte. She was employed as a church secretary at several local churches over the years, the last being Plaza Presbyterian Church. Blake was a loving and dedicated wife and mother, and she enjoyed gardening, square dancing and was an avid reader.

Blake was preceded in death by her husband, Baxter “Neal” Eason and two brothers, Joseph S. Howie and Robert L. Howie. She is survived by her 2 daughters, Shari Hord and husband, Randy of Harrisburg, NC and Lori Weaver and husband, Michael of Waynesville, NC; and 2 grandchildren, Grant and Jordan Weaver. She is also survived by sister-in-law Judie Howie, numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.

The family will gather at a later date for a private celebration of her life.

Any memorials can be made to Hospice & Palliative Care Charlotte Region.


Betty "Blake" Howie Eason

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Marcus Sutton

September 20, 2019

Shari and Lori,
I'm very sorry for your loss. I will always have fond memories when Neal and your mom would visit our family in Monroe. My mother loved Blake like her own. I will always remember Blake's laugh and how she was so proud of both of you.
Marcus Sutton, Sunset Beach, NC

Jan Austin

September 20, 2019

Girls and family,
I have so many fun “teenage” memories with your Mom, Pat, Gail, and I! She and Neal had a special relationship! My all of God’s love hold you tightly at this time. Blessings, Janice Conder Austin

Jo Long

September 20, 2019

Tim and I are very sorry for your loss. Your mom was always polite and kind to me. May God's loving arms comfort your family during this sad time.
Jo and Tim