Mr. Roland Percy Eubanks, 86, died August 10, 2011 at his home in Bynum.
Mr. Eubanks was a Chatham County native, born September 25, 1924 to Roy Lee Eubanks and Fleta Moore Eubanks. Aside from his military service in World War II, Mr. Eubanks spent his life in Chatham County, working as a self employed building contractor. A very private man, family and work were his passions; later in life he enjoyed watching NASCAR racing and the Atlanta Braves games. Mr. Eubanks was a member of Rock Springs Baptist Church.
Survivors include his daughter and son-in-law, Shirley and Jerry Johnson of Chapel Hill; grandson, Wayne Johnson and his wife Traci of Easton, MA; great-grandsons, Maxwell Scott Johnson and Samuel Wayne Johnson; and his sister, Ivie Marie Cooper of Bynum.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Eubanks was preceded in death by his wife, Mozzell Perry Eubanks; son, Marvin Wayne Eubanks; grandson, Darryl Scott Johnson; and five siblings.
Mr. Eubanks’ wishes were for a private burial in Rock Springs Baptist Church cemetery, and his request will be honored. There will be a time of visitation for family and friends on Friday evening from 6:00 – 8:00 pm at Hall-Wynne Funeral Home in Pittsboro. Flowers, cut arrangements or potted plants, are acceptable or memorials may be made to the charity of one’s choice.
Online condolences: www.hallwynne.com, select “Obits” then “Current Services”.
Arrangements for Mr. Eubanks are under the care of Hall – Wynne Funeral Service and Cremation of Pittsboro.