4 Years

Industrial Arts 1, 2, 4;

Ambition: Office Worker

{ November 9, 1948 - December 12, 2016 }

Dewey Edward 'Eddie' House Jr., age 68, passed from this life on Monday, December 12, 2016, at the Baptist Memorial Hospital East in Memphis, Tennessee. He was born November 9, 1948 in Memphis to the late Dewey Edward, Sr. and Julia Wilson House.

Eddie was a 1967 graduate of Westwood High School in Memphis. He was self-employed as a diesel mechanic in Oakland, MS and he also worked as a volunteer camp ground host for Enid Corp of Engineers. He was of Methodist faith and a devoted father and grandfather who loved his family and enjoyed telling stories, hunting and fishing. He was an avid Alabama football fan.

Eddie is survived by his daughter, Audra McLearen (Micah) of Hernando, MS; his son, Dewey E. House, III (Mallory) of Hernando, MS; two sisters, Ruby Potts of Sardis, MS and Judy Moss of Memphis, TN; two brothers, Billy Mack Shots and Bobby Shots both of McAllen, TX; four grandchildren, Addisan, Peyton, Adam, and Whitney.

Visitation was held Thursday, December 15, 2016, from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley, MS. Funeral services followed the visitation at 1:00 pm in the Henry Chapel of Seven Oaks. He was laid to rest in the Goshen Cemetery in Yalobusha County, MS.

The family requests that memorials be made to St. Jude, 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.