Tumlin, Easter Shrader

Friday, April 20, 2018
Easter Shrader Tumlin, 85, of Rossville, answered God’s call to come with Him to a quiet place and rest on Friday, April 20, 2018. She was the 10th child born to the late Henry Hugh and Mirtie Shrader on May 8, 1932 on Sand Mountain, Al.  Her life was devoted to her husband and making a happy home for them and their children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She spread her love to everyone who knew her. She had many nieces and nephews that loved her dearly and she cherished as her own.

She was preceded in death by nine brothers and sisters and her son-in-law, Gary Williams.

Survivors include her loving husband of 68 years, Doyl Tumlin; daughter, Debbie Williams; son, Tony (Reta) Tumlin; grandchildren, Dave (Dana) Williams, Amy (Robert) Long and Beth Tumlin; nine great-grandchildren; and many she loved as great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow at Lakewood Memory Gardens, South.

Visit www.heritagebattlefield.com to share condolences and view memorial tribute.

The family will receive friends from 3-7 p.m. Sunday at Heritage Funeral Home, Battlefield Parkway.

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