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Gilbert Earl Edwards

November 18, 1930 - June 9, 2014

GILBERT EARL EDWARDS, 83, died Monday, June 9, 2014 at Veterans Hospital in Louisville. The son of the late John W. and Grace Edwards, Gilbert was born November 18, 1930 in Louisville. He was a retired steel fabricator, U.S. Navy Veteran of the Korean War, life member of VFW Post 3281 and member of American Legion Post 28. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by siblings, John and Delores. Gilbert will be loved and missed by all that knew him.

Survivors include the love of his life, Jo Ann Tillis; step-children; grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be 4:00 pm ~ 8:00 pm Thursday at Kraft Funeral Service, 708 E. Spring Street, New Albany. His Funeral Service will be 11:00 am Friday in the Kraft Spring Street Chapel with burial and military honors to follow in Potato Run Cemetery in Harrison County, Indiana.

Online condolences may be made at

"Jo Ann, so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family." Debby Adkins (Charleston, WV)

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