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Teresa Eastin

Oct 13th, 1961 - Sep 7th, 2019

Funeral: 1 p.m. Saturday, September 14, 2019, at Frank & Bright Funeral Home in Flora

Visitation: 11 a.m. until time of service Saturday at the funeral home

Interment: Powers Cemetery, Xenia


   Teresa Joy Eastin, age 57, of Flora, Illinois, passed away Saturday afternoon, September 7, 2019, at Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Newburgh, Indiana.

   She was born October 13, 1961, in Flora, the daughter of Jerry L. “Boots” and Dixie L. (Brown) Young.

   Teresa enjoyed gardening, sewing, and cooking.  She was a fan of John Wayne movies and the television show Little House on the Prairie.  She looked forward each year to watching the Super Bowl. 

   She is survived by her children: Steven “Mikey” Wathan of Flora, Tiffanie (Wathan) Tillery and husband Rob of Flora, and Heather (Wathan) Cobb and husband Erick of O’Fallon, MO; mother: Dixie L. Young of Xenia; siblings: Cheryl Crowe of Xenia, Jeff Young of Xenia, and Michelle (Mark) Kuhlig of Louisville; 10 grandchildren, including Jefferey, Olivia, and Rowdy whom she raised, and 4 great-grandchildren.

   She was preceded in death by her father: Jerry Young and 2 brothers: Jerry Dion Young and Steven Young.

   A funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, September 14, 2019, at Frank & Bright Funeral Home in Flora with Pastor Mike Evans officiating.  Interment will follow in Powers Cemetery, Xenia.  Visitation will be 11 a.m. until time of service Saturday at the funeral home.  Memorial donations are suggested to the family to assist with final expenses and will be accepted through the funeral home.  Please make checks payable to Frank & Bright Funeral Home. 


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Steve and Gayla Karns

September 9th

I will miss her very much

Larry and Judy Griffith

September 9th

So very sorry to hear about Teresa. Our prayers are with Dixie and rest of the family.

Jacquie Young Cooper

September 10th

Family of Teresa I'm so sorry for your loss. My condolences hugs and prayers are with you all. May God ease the pain of your grief. R.I.P Teresa. You're always in my heart.

Joanie Thompson

September 10th

Rowdy, Olivia, and Jeffery, you are in my thoughts and prayers. Your grandma loved you very much. I am sorry for your loss. She was a great lady.

Brenda Bandy

September 10th

Rowdy, and all of your family, please know you are in my thoughts and prayers. I am so sorry you lost your mom/grandma. She was a lovely, caring person and loved you very much!

Diane Caudle

September 10th

So very sorry for your loss. I considered Teresa one of my friends. I remember riding the bus to her house after school and hanging out.

Mike and Sharon Gray

September 10th

Sorry for your loss. Prayers of comfort for all the family.


September 10th


Meryl Woods Jr

September 10th

So sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers go out tot he Family.

Stuart & Tressa Hamilton

September 10th

Prayers to all the grandchildren, Jeff and Dixie for a great lady. Jeff always spoke highly of her. We all will miss her

Linda (King) Grove

September 10th

Dixie--So sorry for your loss--Sadly, I know just how it feels to lose a daughter and the heartache you are feeling. Prayers for your family.

Flora Hucks

September 11th

We will miss seeing Teresa coming and getting her coffee each day. She loved her coffee. She was always so sweet and kind to us and patient. To Teresa's family when your hearts are filling empty we pray for u to be able to fill it with all the sweet memories of Teresa. God bless u all.

Ed and Wanda Harrell

September 11th

May God Bless And give comfort that only he can give to all the family. Love and prayers.

Bruce & Nannette Richards

September 11th

So very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.

Peggy Shroyer Leigh

September 11th

Hugs to you all. May God wrap you all with his healing hands

Rita Guinn

September 11th

So very sorry for your loss!

wanda gish

September 11th

Teresa was always such a beautiful little girl so full of life, and loved by many. My heart goes out to all of her family, and my prayer is that God will see you through all of the coming days, and give you some comfort and help you in the understanding of losing such an important family member. Remembering you all in prayer.

Cathy Sledge Kieta

September 11th

Teresa Always had a smile on her face and was always kind. I am so sorry for your families loss.

Pastor Evans

September 11th

Theresa was a friend who will be greatly missed. She called often to ask Biblical questions and was always willing to discuss it even when we didn’t always agree. You don’t get that much today. Praying for the family.

Marsha Rudy

September 11th

I am so very sorry for your loss. You have all been in my thoughts and prayers.

Chris Stidham

September 11th

I'm so sorry for her family. She will be missed. I really liked her she was a Very nice person.

Nina McVay

September 12th

So very sorry Teresa was a sweetheart So for her family Hugs and prayers

Meryl Woods Jr

September 12th

So sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers go out to the Family.

Julie Briscoe

September 12th

Dixie, I'm so very sorry to read about the passing of your precious daughter, Teresa. You and your family will be in our prayers during this difficult time.

Janice (Draper) Devor

September 12th

Dear Dixie I am so sorry about the death of your daughter. Your family has always been special to me and to my family.

Larry sills

September 12th

I am sorry for your lost my friend i love you and god bless you and the family i am leaving my prayers god bless you. Larry sills

Lynne & Fred Gocey

September 12th

Very sorry to hear this. Thoughts and prayers for all of the family.

Shannon Hays

September 12th

You guys are in my thoughts and prayers. I am so very sorry....

Betty Nelson

September 13th

So sorry for your loss. She was a wonderful lady.

MaryKay Branch and Family

September 16th

We were so sad to hear of Teresa's passing. Prayers for all the family and friends...

Norman and Shirley Fry Workman

September 15th

So sorry for all the family May GOD give you all comfort. Prayers for all.



Bill and Robin Atwood
Alan & Charlotte Hickox
Joanne Rogers
Nancy Coughlin & family
Allen Cosner
Brenda Rinehart
Ken & Tammy Haven
Steve and Gayla Karen’s
Larry and Judy Griffith
Walt and Doloris Brewer
Vivian Ewing
Norma(Eastin) Tunnicliff
Jacquie Young Cooper
Brenda Woolever
Brenda Bandy
June Payne
Jean Guerrettaz
Marty and Eva Fatheree
Becky Murbarger
Rick and Trudy Stanford
Chuck & Linda Spitzner
Connie Pieplow
Patti Tackitt ORyan
Peggy Borcherding
Diane Caudle
Melissa (DeVore) Milner & Family
Randy & Lisa Hargis
Curtis and Holly Leib
Rose Anderson
Becky Holman Tanzer
Don, Jane and Darren Delaney
Staff of Flora Health Care Center
Jim Fry
Paula Frutiger
Lois,Roy landreh
Lowell&Brenda K Showalters
Angela's Village Florist Angela and Carl Hemrich
Tom and Button Pemberton
Tom, Yvonne & Dericka Winters
Melissa Redenbo
Tony & Jami (Pickel) Gibbons
Kenneth Sanders
Howard and Connie Wyman
Delberta Bowen
Mike and Sharon Gray
Daniel & Rosa Cantu
Dina May
Vicki Montaya Wisnasky
Jerry Butch Erwin
All 70's Reunion
Darrell & Stacy Smith
Randy Wathan
Stuart and Tressa Hamilton
Tina Curtis
Janet (Beard) Britton
Jacob, Angelina, Trevin, and Trinity Hemrich
Donnie wells & mark lagle
Nancy Hughes
Sheldon & June Smith
Raylene & Miranda Cantu
Don & Ann Stoecklin
The Gardner's
Jenni Fritcher
Tim and Cindy Enyart
Flora Hucks
Bud & Willie Britton
Kim Stanford
Ruthann Kidd
Peggy Shroyer Leigh
Tammy Steward and family
Ed and Rita Guinn
Bob and Mary Wathan
Pat Caudle Steve Henry
Bruce & Nannette Richards
PattiAnn Patterson
Lauren Buchanan
Larry Frost
Mary Reynolds
Jimmy Sessions
Cathy Sledge Kieta
Ilene Jackson
Chris Stidham
Brandi Holloway
Jennifer and Lance Hurd
Nina McVay
Meryl Woods Jr
Julie Briscoe
Lisa Young
Jackie Hess Evans
Toni Clark Lee
Kevin & Kim Cantrell
Shannon Hays
Roger & Lisa (Plumlee) Colman
Robert Murphy
Elizabeth & Aron Zuber
Dawn Rascher Cazadd
Gary and Pam Sessions
Rhonda Lewis
Collier Family
Alan & Charlotte Hickox
Kathy 'Gertie'Griffith


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