Jerry L. Edgar ~ Ashdown, Ark.

Updated: April 27, 2018

Jerry L. Edgar, 68, of Ashdown, Ark., died Wednesday, April 25, 2018, at his home.

He was born August 14, 1949, in Cuba, Mo., to Joe and Joyce Edgar. He served in the 101st Airborne Division of the United States Army.

Mr. Edgar is preceded in death by his wife, Carol, his parents and one sister.

He is survived by three sons, James L. Lucas of Ashdown, Ark., George Lucas of Williamsport, Ind., and Jerry F. Edgar of Ashdown, Ark.; two daughters, Lori Hicks of Plano, Texas, and Lisa Gates of Montezuma, Ind.; two brothers, Bob Edgar of Rockville, Ind., and Joe Edgar of Lafayette, Ind.; a sister, Joyce Simonton of Rockville, Ind.; 13 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren. He is also survived by his beloved chihuahuas, Peanut and Lil Bit.

A private memorial service will be held at a later date.

Arrangements are under the direction of Madden Funeral Home in Ashdown, Ark.