|Birth: ||Jun. 28, 1914|
|Death: ||Dec. 26, 2010|
William (Bill) Henry Edgin, 96, passed away on Sunday, December 26, 2010.
Bill was born June 28, 1914 in Pataskala, Ohio.
Upon graduation from high school, Bill worked for the Illinois Central Railroad from 1940 - 1974, and was a member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers for 65 years.
In 1978, Bill and wife Loretta moved to Mountain Home.
Bill was the son of Matthew John Edgin and Flossie Longstreth. He had two younger sisters, Francis Quinn and Lillian Theobald.
William married Loretta Moser in 1940. Loretta died in 1988.
In November of 1989, Bill married Fern Farmer of Norfork, Arkansas.
William was preceded in death by his parents, Matthew John and Flossie Edgin, one sister, Frances Quinn, and wives Loretta and Fern. He is survived by his sister, Lillian Theobald of Hamilton, Ohio, one niece, Mary Quinn of Cincinnati, Ohio, two nephews, Tim and Bill Quinn, and a special friend, Louise Bonham of Mountain Home and her family.
Funeral services for William Henry Edgin will be Tuesday, December 28, at 2:00 at Kirby Funeral Home. Visitation will be on Tuesday from 1:00 - 2:00. Honorary pallbearers include: Bob Martin, Carl Dukes, John Medley, Bill Irwin, Jim Byler and Jimmy Johnson.
Bill was a member of First Christian Church of Mountain Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Christian Church or Hospice of the Ozarks. Arrangements by Kirby Family Funeral and Cremations with online guestbook/obituary at www.kirbyandfamily.com .
William Henry Edgin
June 28, 1914 - December 26, 2010
Funeral servies for William Henry Edgin of Mountain Home, Arkansas, will be 2:00 PM Tuesday, December 28, 2010 at Kirby & Family Funeral Home Chapel, with Terry Snyder and Paul Bonham officiating. Visitation will be from 1:00 PM until 2:00 PM, Tuesday, at Kirby & Family Funeral Home.
William died Sunday, December 26, 2010 at Mountain Home, at the age of 96. William was born June 28, 1914 in Ohio. He married Loretta Moser on June 1, 1940 at Cincinnati, Ohio. He worked in communications for Illinois Central Railroad. William lived in Mountain Home, Arkansas since 1978 moving from Homewood, IL.
William is survived by one sister, Lillian Theobald of Hamilton, OH; one niece, Mary Quinn of Cincinnati, OH; 2 nephews, Tim Quinn and Bill Quinn, of Cincinnati, OH; special friends, Louise Bonham and family
He was preceded in death by his wives; Loretta, his sister Frances Quinn and Fern and one sister.
Entombment will be in the Kirby's Tucker Memorial Mausoleum with Bob Martin, Carl Dukes, John Medley, Bill Irwin, Jim Byler and Jimmy Johnson as honorary pallbearers.
Memorials may be made to the First Christian Church or Hospice of the Ozarks.
Matthew John Edgin (1886 - 1973)
Flossie Longstreth Edgin (1892 - 1985)
Loretta Moser Edgin (1916 - 1988)
Fern E. Woods Farmer (1916 - 2002)
Kirbys Tucker Memorial Cemetery
Created by: Chad Kendell
Record added: Nov 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80491865