Ezekiel Wiley Couch Jr., “Zeke,” age 68 of Eaton, Ohio, went to be with the Lord on February 2, 2019; after several years of battling illness.

Zeke was born on Jan. 31, 1951 in Perry County, Kentucky. He is the son of Ezekiel Couch and Marie Turner Couch.

Ezekiel was a school teacher and longtime employee of the Berkeley County School District in South Carolina.

Zeke is survived by one daughter Cindy (Larry) Hood of Summerville, South Carolina, and one grandson Justin Keane of Thomson, Georgia.

Ezekiel is preceded in death by his father, Ezekiel Couch, mother Marie Turner Couch, sister Mallie Marie, three brothers Thomas, Nelson D. Couch and Hubert Wesley Palmer and his son Ezekiel Wiley Couch, III.

Zeke was loved very much and will be dearly missed! Ezekiel will be cremated and his remains interred at Parks Cemetery, in Summerville at a later date.