M. Eddie Edmondson
M. Eddie Edmondson, 97, passed away on Tuesday, March 6, 2018. Eddie was born and raised in Bath, NC and was a barber in the Yorktown community for more than 60 years. He was a WWII Navy veteran (Seabee) and was involved in the invasion of Okinawa. He was an avid golfer, and loved to travel and spend time with his family, and was a member of Zion United Methodist Church and the Masons (Yorktown Lodge).
He is survived by his loving wife of 70 years, Frances M. Edmondson; 2 sons, Rodney Edmondson and his wife Judy, Brian Edmondson and his wife Wendy and a daughter Amy Greenwood and her husband Jim and daughter-in-law Jan Edmondson. He is also survived by eight grandchildren, Laurel, Michael, Meredith, Caitlin, Elizabeth, Matthew, Brooke and Christie and 6 great-grandchildren, Haylee, Madelyn, Scarlett, Morgen, Dennis and Dustin. He was preceded in death by a son, Mark Edmondson.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, March 10, at Zion United Methodist Church in Seaford. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. A reception will be held in the church social hall following the service. The family will receive friends from 6-8 pm on Friday, March 9, at Amory Funeral Home, Grafton.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Masonic Home of Virginia in Honor of Eddie Edmondson, P.O. Box 7866, Henrico, VA 23231 or to Zion United Methodist Church for the Methodist Men, 2109 Seaford Road, Seaford, VA 23696.