Mrs. Nannie (Purgason) Eanes, age 104, of Danville, Va., went to be with her Lord and savior on Sunday, September 29, 2019, at Roman Eagle Health & Rehabilitation. Mrs. Eanes was born on August 28, 1915, in Pittsylvania County, Va., to the late William Henry Purgason and Alice Cumbie Purguson. She later married Henry Lee Eanes Sr., who preceded her in death. She worked at and retired from Dan River Mills, Inc. and was of the Baptist faith. Mrs. Eanes is survived by her daughter, Jeannette Toler and great-granddaughter, Jennifer Toler. In addition to her parents and husband, Mrs. Eanes was predeceased by her son, Henry L. "Hinky" Eanes Jr.; grandson, Gary Lee Toler; sisters, Zettie Bingham, Hallie Martin and Mattie C. Purgason; and brothers, Norman Purgason, Herman Purgason, and Garnett Purgason. Graveside services will be conducted on Wednesday, October 2, 2019, at 2 p.m. at Highland Burial Park with the Rev. David Turbyfill officiating. Visitation will be held from 1:30 until 2 p.m. at the graveside. Swicegood Funeral Service is respectfully serving the Eanes family. Please sign the guestbook at www.swicegood-barker.com, www.facebook.com/swicegoodbarker, and www.godanriver.com.
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