David B. Eastwood, age 51 passed away on Thursday evening, January 24, 2013 at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana in Columbus. He was a resident of Nashville.
David was born December 21, 1961 in Beech Grove to William H. and Martha L. (Darling) Eastwood. David was a 1981 graduate of Brown County High School.
He was employed as a Union Electrician for the past 15 years with the Indiana Brotherhood of Electrical Workers #481 in Indianapolis, working mainly at Eli Lilly & Co. in Indianapolis. Prior to that, he worked for Indy Automotive as a Technician in Indianapolis.
David was a member of the Martinsville Seventh Day Adventist Church and a proud member of the National Rifle Association. David was a devoted family man who enjoyed spending time with his family & especially helping care for his grandchildren. He loved the outdoors, fishing, spelunking, camping, hiking, bird watching, being in the woods with his dog "Tigger" & working in the flower gardens with his mother. David's family fondly remembers his creative skills in the kitchen where most of his food creations never had a name but everyone loved to eat them. His hobbies included raising chickens and goats. David will be remembered for his special compassion for helping injured animals of any kind.
David will be missed by his father: William H. Eastwood of Nashville; two children: Alicia Eastwood & Douglas Eastwood both of Greenwood; good friend: Angela Eastwood of Greenwood; four sisters: June Hutchison of Bloomington, Jo Ann Clephane of Morgantown, Patricia Huffman of Martinsville & Leota Hudson of Franklin; four brothers: William H. Eastwood of Crossville, TN, Robert E. Eastwood of Anderson, Wesley S. Eastwood of Columbus & Michael A. Eastwood of Nashville; and three grandchildren: Alona, Andra & Jett.
He was preceded in death by his mother: Martha L. (Darling) Eastwood.
The Rev. Charles Willis will conduct a funeral service on Tuesday at 7:00 pm at Meredith – Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry Street in Morgantown. Friends may call from 5 to 7 pm on Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be sent in honor of David to Amazing Facts, PO Box 1058 Roseville, CA95678 or to the Brown County Humane Society, PO Box 746, Nashville, IN47448.
Expressions of caring and kindness may be made to the Eastwood family at www.meredith-clark.com.
Information: (812) 597-4670