Cloyce Mitchel Eakin, 77, of Amarillo, died Saturday, April 21, 2018.
No services will be held. Cremation and arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Cloyce was born on August 10, 1940 in Ofuskee County, Oklahoma to Emmittt and Jessie Eakin. He had worked for Levi’s Strauss for over 25 years.
He was preceded in death by his son, Gary Eakin.
He is survived by his wife Ruth Eakin of the home; two sons, Robert Eakin and wife Laquita of Indiana and Jody Eakin of Fritch; one daughter, Kari Cobb and husband Robby of Lubbock; two sisters, Marlene Brame of Skellytown and Betty Dilbeck of Oklahoma; one brother, Kenneth Eakin of Dumas; and numerous grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials to a favorite charity.