Della Lou Eaton, 76, of Charlotte, N.C., passed away on March 2, 2013, at the CMC Northwestern Medical Center in Concord, N.C.
She was born in Parkersburg, W.Va., on Aug. 31, 1936, a daughter of the late William and Maybelle Virginia Criss Horner.
Della is survived by her husband of 47 years, James Lee Eaton; two children, Dr. James Eaton and Melissa of Atlanta, Ga., and Sarah Robinson of Charlotte, N.C.; three grandchildren, Katie, Jack and Tyler; and two brothers, Jim Horner of Parkersburg and William Horner of New Jersey.
The funeral service will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg. Burial will be at Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Wednesday, and for one hour prior to the service Thursday.