Doyce Dewayne Eagle

Tuesday, December 14, 2021

Doyce Dewayne Eagle, age 85 of Rector, passed away December 4, 2021 at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center. Doyce was one of three sons born to Clarence Presley and Emma Mae (Arnold) Eagle.

He met and married the love of his life Arzella and to this union two sons were born. He enjoyed attending The Rector First General Baptist Church, fishing, hunting, being in the outdoors, and spending time with his family and friends.

Doyce was preceded in death by his parents, his wife: Arzella Burnell Lucy Eagle, two brothers: Donald Earl Eagle and Gaylon Edwin Eagle, and two grandchildren: Gregory Eagle II and Curtis Eagle.

He leaves behind one sister: Emma Hileman, two sons: Dewayne Eagle and Gregory Eagle, four grandchildren: Holly, Rebecca, Royce, and Katelyn, eight great grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild, and a host of family and friends.

Visitation will be at 12 p.m. Saturday, December 18, 2021, at Irby-Mitchell Funeral Home in Rector. Services will follow at 2 p.m. with Kenny Burns officiating. Interment will take place at Woodland Heights Cemetery. Arrangements have been entrusted to Irby-Mitchell Funeral in Rector. Those who wish may sign the online guestbook at