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Eugene Wayne Edwards, Metcalfe County, KY (1935-2017)

He was retired from the Edmonton Toll Plaza and was a member of the Grace Union Baptist Church. He served in the US Army from 1958 until 1962. His wife of 59 years, Mae Firkins Edwards, survives. He leaves nine direct living descendants.
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Eugene Wayne Edwards, 81, of Edmonton, KY, passed away Monday, July 31, 2017 at his home.

Funeral services will be held 1pmCT, Wednesday, August 2, 2017, at Butler Funeral Home, 201 East Street, Edmonton, KY, with burial in the Metcalfe County Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be 4pm-8pmCT, Tuesday, August 1, 2017, and after 9amCT, Wednesday at the funeral home.

Eugene Wayne Edwards, Metcalfe County, KY (1935-2017)

He was the son of the late Eugene and Melvinie Jeffries Edwards. He was born December 23, 1935. He died Monday, July 31, 2017, in Edmonton, Metcalfe County, KY, at the age of 81 years, seven months, and eight days.

Wayne was retired from the Edmonton Toll Plaza and member of the Grace Union Baptist Church. He served in the US Army from 1958 until 1962. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Mae Firkins Edwards, and the following:
  • One son: Michael Wayne Edwards and wife Alicia

  • Two daughters; Brenda Hammer and Julie and husband Don Holmes, all of Edmonton, KY

  • Five grandchildren: Jason Hammer, Joshua Hammer, Keifer Holmes, Dillian Lee and Britney Edwards

  • Two great grandchildren: Elodie and Wesley Hammer
Besides his parents, Wayne was preceded in death by three sisters, Lula Mae Cotrell, Lavenia Joy and Alberta Hubbard.

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Butler Funeral Home, 201 E. Street, Edmonton, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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Eugene Wayne Edwards, Metcalfe County, KY (1935-2017)

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