|Birth: ||Jul. 22, 1941|
|Death: ||Jun. 9, 2009|
Larry Donald Edens, 67, Granby, died Wed., June 9, 2009 at his home on Gum Road in Granby, following failing health since 2005.
Larry was born July 22, 1941 in Neosho, MO. to Earl John Edens and Bernice Marie (Stockton) Edens and was a lifelong area resident.
Larry attended Silver Moon School at Rt. 5 Neohso. He had served in the U. S. Army National Guards and had worked at Schrieber Foods in Carthage until he had to take early retirement due to ill health and was of the Pentecostal faith.
He married Velma Lea (Walker) Edens on Nov. 4, 1962 in Okmulgee, OK and she survives. Additional survivors include three sons, Jody Edens Spencer and his husband, Shawn Michael Spencer, Mulberry, KS; Larry "Jamie" James Edens and wife, Shelly, and Brian Lee Edens and his wife, Denise, all of Granby; two brothers, Robert Ray Edens and wife, Opal, Oronogo, MO and Kenneth Wayne Edens and wife, Jolene, Joplin; 8 grandchildren; Aaron Matthew Edens, Jessica Marie Edens, Chelsey Nicole Edens, Levi James Edens, Laci Jo Edens, Dakota James Edens, Raven Lynn Edens and Ford Lee Edens; 6 step-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; three sisters; Genieva Earline Edens, Charolette "Kay" Kay (Edens) Rinehart, Joyce Lee (Edens) Simpson, and one brother; Freddie Dale Edens.
Earl John Edens (1918 - 1994)
Bernice Marie Stockton Starnes (1924 - 1978)
Diamond (Newton County)
Created by: Spence
Record added: Sep 24, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59117188
Have you run into Ronnie McDermott yet? I bet you have :)|
Added: Jun. 12, 2014
Oh my goodness Larry... can you believe it, Ford is now in either the 2nd or 3rd grade according to my daughter who is now a Junior in High School!! The same age as Dakota!! Juniors! They are growing up too fast.|
Added: Aug. 19, 2012
I have to wonder Larry, is Chicky Poo chasing you around in Heaven? If so, lets hope you find a broom. Tell my dad hi, wont' you please.|
Added: Aug. 17, 2012
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