Graveside services will be at 2p.m. Monday, February 4, 2013, at Lehrton Cemetery.
Visitation will be from noon to 1 p.m. Monday, February 4, 2013, at Wilson & Knight Funeral Home.
Mr. McEachern was a lifelong resident of Ruleville and was a graduate of Ruleville High School and Delta State University. He served as postmaster of the Ruleville Post Office for 40 years until his retirement in 1984. He moved to Greenwood in 1986. He was a member of First United Methodist Church and was a former member of Ruleville Methodist Church. He was a Korean War Veteran.
He was preceded in death by his father Dewitt Durham McEachern and mother Louis Travis McEachern; and his beloved cousins Vivian Bardin Redditt (Ralph) and William Joseph Redditt.
He is survived by his cousins Bardin Redditt and wife Nina of Greenwood, Ricky Redditt of Greenwood, Vivian “Sis” Redditt Hemphill and husband Howard of Clarksdale, MS, Gay Redditt of Sidon and several other cousins.
Family pallbearers will be Charlie Redditt, Lee Paris, Richard Redditt Jr., Bill Cook, Ted Connell, Will Redditt and Pratt Lipe.
An online guest book may be signed at www.wilsonandknight.com.