|Birth: ||Jul. 18, 1920|
|Death: ||Oct. 20, 2009|
Son of Headley Byron Lemon & Lelia Kessler; grandson of Ephriam & Laura Alice (Bower) Lemmon and Philip & Mary (Vest) Kessler.
Published in Daily Press from October 21 to October 22, 2009 (in part): HAMPTON - Edgar B. Lemon, 89, died Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2009.
A native of Botetourt County, he had been a Hampton resident since 1942. He went to work at a young age at the Newport News Shipyard, then left to join the Army, returning to the shipyard upon his discharge. He went to work for Empire Sales in 1962 and retired in 1982.
A charter member of Fox Hill Road Baptist Church, he served on both the Kitchen Committee and the Buildings and Grounds Committee and taught Sunday School. His greatest love was his children and grandchildren.
Preceded in death by his daughter, Celia Gail Lemon.
Survivors include his wife, Hazel J. Lemon; his children, Frances A. Oliver and her husband, Kenny of Gloucester, Edgar Ward Lemon and his fiancee, Carol Mick of Hampton, Dale B. Lemon and his wife, Sue of Yorktown, and Rita L. Thomas of Newport News; nine grandchildren, Elaine and Sarah Oliver, Eddie and David Lemon, Keri Spaulding, Meganne and Tyler Lemon, and Traci and Sabrina Thomas; two great-grandchildren, Christina and Edgar J. "EJ" Lemon; and two sisters, Geneva Ewers of Roanoke and Ruth Shelor of Salem.
Headley Byron Lemon (1893 - 1978)
Lelia Kessler Lemon (1894 - 1982)
Arthur Norwood Lemon (1918 - 2007)*
Edgar B Lemon (1920 - 2009)
H B Lemon (1925 - 1926)*
Parklawn Memorial Park
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Record added: Jan 23, 2013
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