Percy M. Easter, 37, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 3:19 A.M. February 1, 2018 at SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital in Mount Vernon, Illinois. He was born July 9, 1980 in Chicago, Illinois to Willie Lee Hatley and Diane Easter. Percy married Wanda (Stuckey) Easter on August 26, 2017 in Mount Vernon, Illinois.
Percy is survived by his wife, Wanda Easter of Mount Vernon, Illinois; children, India Wilson, Tremaine Leflore, ShaQuitta Laflore, Gavon Easter, Iyanna Easter, and Azaria Stuckey; father, Willie Hatley; mother-in-law, Hope Stuckey; sisters, Lalita Easter, Rhonda Walton, Priscilla Coffee (David), Anitra Brown, Shikira Brown, and Mary Oyinkansola (Olufemi); brothers, Deshaun Easter, Willie Oliver, Demurl Oliver, Wilondae Easter, Reginald Stone, Johnnie Walton, and Jarred Brown; and a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.
Percy was preceded in death by his mother, Diane Easter; grandmother, Mary Easter; grandfather, Wiley T. Cooley; and nephew/brother, Kevin Smith.
Percy’s hobbies included lifting weights, painting, and tinkering with electronics. His greatest joy was spending time with his family and friends. Percy was dearly loved and will be missed by all who knew him.
A Funeral Service will be held Friday, February 9, 2018 at 12:00 P.M. at Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church in Mount Vernon, Illinois with Dr. Chiquita Miller officiating. Visitation will be held from 10:00 A.M. until 12:00 P.M. Service time. Interment will follow at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens in Woodlawn, Illinois.