Billie Jo (BJ) Kilburn Eaton, Waynesboro, Tennessee, was born May 28, 1972 in Waynesboro, Tennessee, the daughter of Sandra (Sandy) Ann Chronowski Kilburn of Waynesboro, TN, who survives and the late Billy Ned Kilburn. She married Greg Eaton on October 3, 1992. BJ was an administrative assistant with the Wayne County Sheriff’s Department. She was a member of Piney Grove Freewill Baptist Church, Cypress Inn, Tennessee but attended Murphy’s Chapel Freewill Baptist where her husband pastors as they faithfully served God while serving others. BJ departed this life Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at Maury Regional Medical Center, Columbia, Tennessee at the age of 48 Years, 1 Month, 23 Days.
Besides her mother, she is survived by her husband, Greg Eaton, Waynesboro, TN; son, Camryn Eaton, wife, Hannah, Collinwood, TN; daughter, Kaylee Eaton, Waynesboro, TN; brother, James (Jimbo) Kilburn, wife, Charlotte, Charleston, SC; sister, Cindy Kilburn, Waynesboro, TN; and several nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Besides her father, BJ was preceded in death by a brother, Kenny Kilburn; sisters, Kathy and Kelly Kilburn; and grandparents, Marvin and Louise Kilburn and Joseph and Geneva Chronowsky.
Services were Friday, July 24, 2020 at 1:00 PM at Green River Tabernacle, Waynesboro, Tennessee, with Tim Hanback, Larry Janes, and Camryn Eaton officiating. Burial was in Shields Cemetery, Waynesboro, Tennessee. Shackelford Funeral Directors, Wayne County directing. Pallbearers were Shane Fisher, Donnie Carroll, Seth Norris, Michael Edwards, Eddie Nutt, Jimbo Nutt, Curtis Nutt, and Michael Byrd. Honorary pallbearers were the Wayne County Sheriff’s Department officers and staff.