Dr. Marvin L. Eason was born and raised in Memphis, TN. He graduated from Douglass High School in 1969 and from Rhodes College in 1973, both in Memphis. He attended Meharry Medical College in Nashville, TN and graduated in 1978 with an MD degree. He has been in Chattanooga since 1978. He practices emergency medicine and is active in the community. He has been a member of New Covenant Fellowship since 2007 and has served as a deacon since 2013. He has been married to Dr. Patricia Eason for 38 years and together they have 2 children.
His favorite Scripture is Malachi 3:10. Bring the whole tithe into the storehouse, that there may be food in my house. Test me in this,” says the Lord Almighty, “and see if I will not throw open the floodgates of heaven and pour out so much blessing that there will not be room enough to store it.