Roosevelt "Hook" Eison, Sr.

February 21, 1941 ~ September 16, 2023 (age 82) 82 Years Old


Roosevelt "Hook" Eison, Sr., 82, passed away on Saturday, September 16, 2023, at McCormick Post-Acute Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center. A native of Union County, SC, he was the husband of Dorothy Mae Green Eison and the son of the late Spencer and Annie Lou Henderson Eison. He was educated in Union County public schools. At an early age, he joined Bethany AME Church where he served as a Trustee and attended faithfully throughout the years until his health declined. He was a member of the M. W. Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons of the State of South Carolina.

"Hook", as he was affectionately known, was preceded in death by one daughter, Nicole Cunningham, two sisters, Gussie Glenn and Mae Lois Hooker, three brothers, Gaines Eison, Marion Eison, and Garnett Eison.

He leaves to mourn his passing, his wife, "Dolly" of 56 years of the home; three daughters, Sherry (James) Glenn, Tonya Graham, Ernestine (Jerome) Greene; two sons, Roosevelt Eison, Jr. and Douglas (Thelma) Mitchell; ten grandchildren, four of whom were reared in the home, Xrashun (Natalie) Eison, Jarvis Cunningham, Cendias Tucker and Sequoya Eison; many great-grandchildren; three sisters, Wendy (Phito) Domercant, Mary Eison (James) McKinney and Geanelle (Isaac) Reese; one brother, Roscoe (Dianne) Means; three sisters-in-law, Geraldine Eison, Everleen Eison and Minnie Lee Eison; and a host of nieces, nephews, other  loving relatives and friends.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Community Mortuary, Inc., 361 Meansville Road, Union, SC. 

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Roosevelt "Hook" Eison, Sr., please visit our floral store.

 Service Program

Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Roosevelt "Hook" Eison, Sr.?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Roosevelt's memory.


Public Viewing at Mortuary
September 20, 2023

1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Community Mortuary Union
361 Meansville Road
Union, SC 29379

Funeral Service
September 21, 2023

2:00 PM
Bethany AME Church
137 Bethany Church Road
Jonesville, SC 29353

Interment following funeral service
September 21, 2023

McBeth Baptist Church Cemetery
1511 Cross Keys Highway
Union, SC 29379


© 2023 Community Mortuary, Inc.. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility