W.L. “Ed” Edwards, 86, of Bowie, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013 in Bowie.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 16 at the Davis Funeral Home Chapel in Henrietta with Retired Col. Bob Hill of Fort Worth and Mr. Lowell Sullivan of Weatherford officiating. Burial will follow in the Buffalo Springs Cemetery under the direction of Davis Funeral Home of Henrietta.
Mr. Edwards was born July 21, 1927 in Henrietta to William Beer and Sally Faye (McMahen) Edwards. He married Alma Carolyn Fletcher on July 8, 1950 in Tin Top, Texas. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during the Korean War. He retired from General Dynamics where he was a machinist.
Survivors include one son, Bill Edwards and Fiancé Hannah Young of Bowie.