“Big Earl” Wayne Eads, 66, of Bismarck passed unexpectedly from this life on December 25, 2021.
Remaining to celebrate his memory are his siblings; Gloria Wilson, Dale (Kim) Eads, Patty (Kirk) McClenahan; nieces, Tabitha Mays, Samantha McClenahan, Chandra Stevens, Heather Wilson, and Holly Ross; nephews, Josh, Kevin, and Tyler Eads, Matthew Wilson; numerous great nieces and nephews; great-great nieces and nephews; special buddy, Joey Eads.
Receiving him on the other side; his parents, Freddie and Ina Jo; brother, Freddie Jr; sister, Gale Ross.
He considered his full-time job to be spoiling all the kids and every one was his favorite.
He was retired from his 30+ year career as a heavy equipment operator at the quarry. His interests included American muscle cars, motorcycles, and telling tall tales with a straight face.
The family will receive visitors at Ruggles Wilcox Funeral Home in Arkadelphia on Tuesday December 28th from 5:00-7:00pm. Graveside service will be Wednesday December 29th at 2:00pm at Hickory Grove in Bismarck with Blair Bates officiating.