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Schley Co. loses longtime leader

From the Feb. 1, 2017 issue of The Journal
By Linda Adams
   On January 27th, just three days after his 92nd birthday, Schley County lost one of the most outstanding citizens of all time, Joseph Smith Eason.
   The service for Eason was held at his lifelong church, Hopewell United Methodist Church.
   Tommy Barnes described a promise Joe Eason made to himself when he was engaged in the Battle of the Bulge ... The rest of the story.