Mr. Eric Michael Marlow, age 41 of McDonough, Georgia passed away December 30, 2020. He was born in Detroit, Michigan to Josie Gomez Marlow and the late Clinton Marlow. He was preceded in death by grandparents, Josie Marlow, Arnold Marlow, Guadalupe Cortez and Grandfather Friend. Eric, affectionately known as “Big E” or “Easy” was a graduate of Campbell County High School, Class of 1997. He recently graduated from American Intercontinental University with an AS in business in 2019. He was employed with Carlstar Group for 22 years and was saved and baptized at Avalon Church. He was a huge supporter of his kids, family and baseball community. He enjoyed music, softball, spending time at Norris Lake and was an avid Michigan Wolverine fan – “Go Blue!”

Survivors include his wife of 21 years, Deshauna Marlow; children, Haley and Devin Marlow; mother, Josie Marlow; sister, Gina Marlow; mother-in-law, Carolyn Brown; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Eric and Serina Brown; nieces, Breanna, Franki, Reagan and Ella Bug; great nieces and great nephews, Maddie, Rylei, Duel and Elijah; dogs, Champ and Comet.

A visitation will be held Monday, January 4, 2021 from 5:00 – 7:00 pm at Cross-Smith Funeral Home in Lafollette, TN with a funeral service to be held Tuesday, January 5, 2021 at 2:00 PM in the Cross-Smith Chapel. Interment will follow at Marlow Cemetery in Caryville, TN.

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Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home