Greenwood, LA – Edward B. Haley, Sr. went home to be with our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on January 29, 2013 at the age of 68.
He was a veteran of the Vietnam Conflict, proudly serving our country in the United States Air Force. Edward was member of the local VFW Post, No. 5951, the American Legion Post, No. 14, Fair Park Masonic Lodge, No. 436, F. & A.M., El Karuba Shrine, and Loyal Order of the Moose, #2239, and retired from General Motors as a skilled tradesman and sheet metal worker with local UAW No. 361.
Edward was preceded in death by his wife, Malinda Conly Haley.
He is survived by his two sons, Edward B. Haley, Jr., and wife, Amanda; Brian W. Haley and wife, Tammy; six grandchildren, Kaitlin, Kaleb, Lilly, Micah, Colton, and Shawn; one great-grandson, Anthony; one brother, Joseph Dennis Haley and wife, Karen; two sisters, Patty Haley Otwell and husband, Kent Wayne; and Judy Haley Snell and husband, Butch.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, February 2, 2013, in Hill Crest Memorial Chapel with Rev. Bob Atnip officiating. Interment will in Rocky Mount Cemetery in Ringgold, LA. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Friday, February 1, 2013, at the funeral home.
Honoring Mr. Haley as pallbearers will be Jim Yarbough, James Ruston, Burt Dowler, John Lipinski, Wayne Conly, and David Wissier. Honorary pallbearers will be Claude Seabaugh, DeWayne Thorton, Rick Laverne and Wayne Otwell.
The family would like to extend special thanks to the nurses at Willis Knighton Main, 2nd Floor West Wing and to Nicki with Southern Care Hospice.
Words of comfort may be expressed by visiting www.hillcrestmemorialfh.com.