Infant baby boy, Easton James Marcum, 11 days old, passed away Wednesday, December 25, 2013, in Pensacola, FL.
Easton was born on December 14, 2013, in Marianna, FL. Survivors include his mother, Emily Whittaker, of Bristol, FL; his father, Kyle Marcum, of Bristol; maternal grandparents, Stanley and Brenda Whittaker, of Bristol; two maternal great-grandmothers, Cora Dyess of Pensacola, and Darcy Whittaker of Blountstown; maternal step great-grandmother, Ruth Whittaker, of Bristol; paternal grandparents, Randall and Kim Marcum, of Dalton, GA; paternal grandparents, Leisa and Kenny Beller of Chipley, FL; and paternal great-grandmother, Maggie Palmer, of Caryville, FL.
Funeral services will be held Monday January 6, at 11:00 am (EST) at Bristol Christian Church in Bristol with Reverend Alan McManus officiating. Interment will follow in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Bristol. The family will receive friends Monday, January 6, from 10:00 am until service time at 11:00 am (EST) at Bristol Christian Church.
The family requests, in lieu of flowers, please make donations in Easton’s name to Sacred Heart Foundation, 5149 N. 9th Ave Suite 260, Pensacola, FL. Make a notation on your check “Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital in Memory of Easton J. Marcum” or to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000 Department 142, Memphis, TN 38148-0142.
All arrangements are under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 674-2266).