Mr. Hoy N. Edens Sr.
Mr. Hoy N. Edens Sr. age 72 of Tazewell, TN was born September 8, 1940 and passed away March 23, 2013 at the Claiborne County Hospital. He was a member of Little Sycamore Baptist Church and was a veteran of the U.S. Army.
He was preceded in death by his:
Parents: Clyde and Georgia Edens
Daughter: Deirdre K. Masingo
Sister: Nancy Moss
He is survived by his:
Wife of 52 years: Dorothy Hopkins Edens of Tazewell, TN
Sons: Mark Edens and wife Charlene of Tazewell, TN
Hoy N. Edens Jr. of Tazewell, TN
Daughters: Debbie Clark of Sharps Chapel, TN
Patricia L. Howard of Tazewell, TN
Sisters: Wanda Cinnamon and husband Ray
Sue Edens of Tazewell, TN
Lois Brooks and husband Harmon of Bean Station, TN
Betty Whitaker and husband Joe of Tazewell, TN
Madge Lynch of Mulberry Gap
Ruth Louthan and husband Tom of Tazewell, TN
Phyllis Ramsey and husband Wright of Mulberry Gap
Brother-in-law: James Hopkins and wife Sharon of Mulberry Gap
Grandchildren: Rhiannan Clark, Jessie and Jake Masingo, Cody, Brody, and Kristopher Edens, Joshua, Stephanie, and Nicholas Edens, Devan Edens, and Kala Baker
Great Grandchildren: Destiny and Jorden Baker
Special friends: Jackie and Fern Goins
Several nieces, nephews, and a host of other friends and relatives.
The family will receive friends Tuesday March 26th from 5PM until 7PM at the Claiborne Overholt Funeral Home with funeral services to follow at 7PM in the Claiborne-Overholt Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Tommy Louthan Sr., the Rev. Larry Bull, and the Rev. Brody Edens officiating. Music will be provided by Tom Fritz and Larry Bull. Graveside services will be conducted Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. in the Greer Cemetery.
Pallbearers: Marvin Butcher, Cody Edens, Brody Edens,
Kristopher Edens, Devan Edens, and Terry Cinnamon