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Obituary for Octavia Ruth Erye

Octavia Ruth Eyre, age 64, of Dover, TN passed away April 2, 2021 at her residence with her loving family around her. She was born September 10, 1956 the daughter of the late Harvey Griffin and Ernestine Hinson Daves.

She was a devoted nutritionist with the public school system and a lifetime member of the VFW, Dover, TN.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her brother, Harvey Griffin, Jr and sister, Bonnie Daves.

She is survived by her beloved husband, Daniel Eyre; sons, John Brooks, Dover, TN, Michael Brooks (Tasha), Beaver Dam, KY; brothers, Gary Griffin, AK; Randall Daves, VA; sisters, Sharon Stinson, KY, Vicky Kennedy, NC, Robin Adams, Dover, TN; four grandchildren and one great grandchild.

Serving her as pallbearers John Brooks, Michael Brooks, Devon Brooks, Erik Brooks, Sean Stinson, and Joe Fluharty.

A graveside service will be held Monday, April 5, 2021 at 10:30 am at Grace Gardens, Dover, TN with Bro Jerry Moore officiating the service.

Arrangements are entrusted to Anglin Funeral Home and online condolences may be made at