Edmon Murray “Ed” 83, of Tavares, Florida passed away at Waterman Health in Tavares on January 21, 2019. Edmon was born in Clay County, KY on January 6, 1936 to Delmar and Mary Jane (Greer) Murray English. He attended Fountain county schools. He was a member of the National Guard and then joined the Navy, serving 4 years. He worked many years at General Motors before retiring in 1993. He loved watching basketball, Nascar and the Cubs play baseball. He enjoyed fishing and kidding around with his favorite buddies in Tavares. He was a member of the AMVETS.
Ed is survived by his 2 daughters, Carla Rice of Crawfordsville, IN and Sharon Murray of Petaluma, CA. 2 grandchildren, Tina Overman (Brad) and Bill Rice and one great grandchild, Camdyn Rice. He is also survived by his loving sister Bethel Schaeffer (George), brother-in-law Cliston Sample and many nieces and nephews along with their children. He is preceded in death by his mother and father along with his sister Nadine Sample, sister and Brother-in-law Amanda and Clyde Blankenship along with 2 nephews Robert Blankenship & Dale Blankenship.
Burial will be at Rockfield Cemetery, near Veedersburg, Indiana following a CELEBRATION OF LIFE on Saturday May 4th, 2019. 2 PM Eastern, 1 PM Central Veedersburg, Indiana. (for location details, email ECSTBC.email@example.com) Please share your favorite Ed story or how you knew Ed. As tribute, feel free to wear your favorite sports team shirt or Nascar hat. Ed loved his sports!