EAVES, Carroll Thomas; 85, of Mechanicsville, VA, went to be with our Heavenly Father, Wednesday, August 28, 2019. He is survived by his loving wife of 32 years, Carolyn G. Eaves; his son, Tommy Eaves (Barbara) and daughter, Dorothy Toby; 3 grandchildren, Lindsay Ballance, Joshua Eaves and Jacob Eaves; and 6 great-grandchildren. Carroll was the last to be born and raised on the family farm. He proudly served the U.S. Navy as a Boatswain Mate 3rd class. After his military service he joined the staff of Virginia Power where he retired as Director, General Services, Central Division after 32 years of service. Carroll spent his life after retirement with his wife Carolyn, working on their beloved farm. He was also a longtime member of the Hanover Ruritan Club where he served in many positions including, Chapter President and Zone Governor. He also was the founder of Hanover Fire Department Company #3, of which he was very proud. The family will receive friends, Tuesday, September 3, 2019, 6 – 8 pm, at Monaghan Funeral Home, 7300 Creighton Pkwy., Mechanicsville, VA 23111. A funeral service will be held, 2 pm, Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at Fairmount Christian Church, 6502 Creighton Rd., Mechanicsville, VA 23111, with interment to follow at Hanover Memorial Park.
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