Hilary Eston Toon III, 59, of Fort Smith passed away Wednesday, June 27, 2018, in Fort Smith. He was born Dec. 9, 1958, in San Diego to Hilary Eston Toon Jr. and Joyce Toon. He retired from the U.S. Navy and was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. His father, Hilary Eston Toon Jr., preceded him in death.
Memorial Mass will be 4 p.m. Friday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Burial will be 10 a.m. Monday at the U.S. National Cemetery in Fort Smith with military honors. Arrangements are under the direction of Edwards Funeral Home.
He is survived by his daughter, Melissa Ann Taylor and husband Justin of Lompoc, Calif.; son, Hilary Eston Toon IV and wife Missy of Lavaca; mother, Joyce Toon of Bossier City, La.; sister, Rose Marie Toon and wife Heather Mackintosh of Lorton, Va.; brothers, Leonard Toon of Reno, Nev., and John "J.J." Toon and wife Amanda of Panama City, Fla.; five grandchildren, Kayla, Matthias, Nikao, Mekhi and Amadeus Taylor; two nieces, Emma and Aubrey Toon; and two grandpuppies, Stella and L.T.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 467, 12112 Redwood Drive, Fort Smith, AR 72903.
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