Eric Mandel Springs was born September 5, 1971 to the parents of Percy Don Springs and Glenda Ann Springs in Whitwell, Tennessee. He departed for his heavenly home on January 13, 2018.
He was preceded in death by his father, Percy Don Springs; grandfather, Rufus Immanuel Spears; grandmother, Susan Elizabeth Spears; grandfather, S.E. Springs; and grandmother, Evalena Springs.
Those left to cherish his memory are his mother, Glenda Ann Springs of Jasper; his two beloved sons, Prophet and Shelton Springs and the mother of his children, Anita Springs, all from Murfreesboro; his brother, Reginald Emmanuel Springs (Jeannie), Cartersville, Ga.; his sister, Ramona Young (Jeff), Chattanooga; his two beloved nieces, Jordyn Springs and Keosha Choice and one nephew, Jeff Young; his special cousin, Bria Spears; three great-nieces and a host of aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Visitation will be Friday, Jan. 19, from 12 p.m. until time of service at 2 p.m. CST.
Funeral services will be held in the Tate Funeral Home Chapel Friday, Jan. 19, at 2 p.m. CST with Pastor Craig Conyers officiating.
Interment will follow at Sequatchie Valley Memorial Gardens.
Arrangements are by Tate Funeral Home LLC, Jasper, TN.