|Birth: ||Aug. 29, 1925|
|Death: ||Jun. 13, 2006|
Funeral services for James Nat Edmonson, Sr., age 80, of Oak Grove, Louisiana will be held at 2PM on Thursday, June 15, 2006 at the First Baptist Church in Oak Grove.
Reverend Carl Gulde will officiate.
Burial will follow in the New Forest Cemetery in Forest, Louisiana.
Services are under the direction of Cox Funeral Home of Oak Grove.
Mr. Edmonson died Tuesday, June 13, 2006 at the West Carroll Care Center in Oak Grove.
Mr. Nat was a member of the First Baptist Church of Oak Grove. He graduated from Forest High School. He served as a Seaman First Class aboard the USS Fulton during WWII. He was employed as a lineman for over 33 years with South Central Bell.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Eddie Alva Edmonson and Mary Jane Rather Edmonson and a sister, Kathlyn Gunn.
He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Willie Ruth Walter Edmonson of Oak Grove; son and daughter-in-law, James Nat "Buster" Edmonson and Marian Edmonson of Wylie, Texas; daughter and son-in-law, Jan and Eddie Russell of Oak Grove; 4 grandchildren, Becky Russell, Jake Russell, Mitch Edmonson and Audra Mae Edmonson; 3 brothers, Milton Edmonson of Oak Grove; Edgar Edmonson of Clinton, Mississippi and Jimmie Edmonson of Spotsylvania, Virginia; a sister, June Reynolds of Monroe, Louisiana; special friend, Cindy Russell and many nieces and nephews.
Edgar Alva Edmonson (1886 - 1984)
Mary Rather Edmonson (1890 - 1976)
Willie Ruth Walter Edmonson (1922 - 2007)*
Kathlyn Edmonson Gunn (1915 - 1997)*
Edgar Tinsley Edmonson (1917 - 2011)*
June Edmonson Reynolds (1920 - 2007)*
James Nat Edmonson (1925 - 2006)
Milton Edmonson (1928 - 2013)*
Jimmie Louis Edmonson (1931 - 2011)*
New Forest Cemetery
West Carroll Parish
Maintained by: Ted Holmes, Sr.
Originally Created by: RLS
Record added: Aug 29, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15548693