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Larry Donald Edens
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Birth: Jul. 22, 1941
Newton County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jun. 9, 2009
Newton County
Missouri, USA

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. 
Family links: 
  Earl John Edens (1918 - 1994)
  Bernice Marie Stockton Starnes (1924 - 1978)
  Geneva Earline Edens (1939 - 1939)*
  Larry Donald Edens (1941 - 2009)
  Charolett Kay Edens Rinehart (1943 - 1964)*
  Joyce Lee Edens Simpson (1945 - 1967)*
  Freddie Dale Edens (1953 - 1953)*
*Calculated relationship
Greenwood Cemetery
Newton County
Missouri, USA
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Originally Created by: Spence
Record added: Sep 24, 2010
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Larry Donald Edens
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Larry Donald Edens
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Larry Donald Edens
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as they say, better late than never. I wonder if Sandy made it up there with you guys or not... I worry about that
- Sarah Capps
 Added: Jun. 13, 2015

- Sarah Capps
 Added: Jan. 26, 2015
Have you run into Ronnie McDermott yet? I bet you have :)
- Sarah Capps
 Added: Jun. 12, 2014
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