Updated: 9/9/20


 

William Earl Edde of Pulaski passed away on Monday, September 7, 2020 at his residence. He was born in Moore County on September 19, 1915 and was 104 years old.

He was a lifelong farmer and retired from Cooks Pest Control. He was an avid hunter and got his last deer at 99 years old, and loved to fish as well. He loved spending time with his family and was a member of the Church of Christ.

Visitation will be on Friday, September 11th from 11:00am until 2:00pm with a graveside service to follow at Giles Memory Gardens at 2:30pm with Bro. Mark Johnson officiating.

Memorial donations are suggested to Mt. Moriah Cemetery Fund, Jamie Marks, 485 Agnew Road, Pulaski, TN. 38478.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Iva Dell Edde, daughter, Iva Jean Minatra, parents, Gladys Dalton and Charlotte Lottie Metcalf Edde, sisters, Martha Strickland, Mary Hollingsworth, Ruth Hargrove, and Irene Matthews, and brothers, J.D. Edde, Roy Edde, and Mutt Edde.

He is survived by his,

Son, Edward Edde of Pulaski

Son, Wade (Lesa) Edde of Pulaski

Daughter, Gladys Brown of Pulaski

Daughter, Doris Pardon of Petersburg

Half-Brother, Robert (Linda) Edde of Ardmore, AL

11 Grandchildren

25 Great Grandchildren

17 Great great grandchildren

Several nieces, nephews, and a lot of special friends also survive.

Bennett-May & Pierce Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of arrangements for William Earl Edde.